Investigators from the Peel Regional Police Special Victim’s Unit have arrested an adult male in relation to a sexual assault investigation in Brampton.

On Monday, September 18, 2017, at approximately 8:20 a.m., a 12 year-old victim was sexually assaulted while in the area of Francis H Taylor Park on Ashby Field Road in Brampton.

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On Friday, September 22, 2017, investigators from the Special Victim’s Unit arrested;

Thomas DANKWA, a 22 year old male from the City of Brampton. Mr. DANKWA has been charged with Sexual Assault and Sexual Interference and he was held pending a bail hearing at the Ontario Court of Justice in Brampton

Anyone with information is asked to call investigators at the Peel Regional Police Special Victim’s Unit at  (905) 453–2121, ext. 3460.  Information may also be left anonymously by calling Peel Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), or by visiting, or by sending a text message to CRIMES (274637) with the word “PEEL” and then your tip.