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Suspect identified and arrested following sexual assault in Duncan last month


A suspect has been identified and arrested following several sexual assaults that took place in Duncan last month.

According to Duncan/North Cowichan RCMP, the incidents took place at approximately 9:40 p.m. on June 18th, at the 7 Eleven at 1006 Government Street in Duncan.

It is alleged that the suspect inappropriately touched several women’s buttocks while inside the store. 

Police have since identified and arrested the suspect, who is set to appear in court on August 16th. 

Police are looking to speak with any other witnesses or victims who have not yet come forward. 

Anyone with information is asked to contact the North Cowichan RCMP at (250) 748-5522.

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