LONDON, ON (November 7, 2017) – A London man is facing charges in relation to an assault on a woman at approximately 6:45 am on Saturday, November 4, 2017.

The woman reported she was assaulted and choked by a man in a Wellington Road hotel room. The woman was able to free herself and call 911. The victim and the suspect were not previously known to each other.

The investigation led to the arrest of a suspect on Sunday, November 5, 2017, at approximately 12:30 pm. He was held in custody and appeared in a London court Monday, November 6, 2017.

Tyler Bell, 22, of London, is charged with:

  • Assault
  • Obtaining sexual services for consideration X 2
  • Communication with the intent of obtaining sexual services

Bell is expected to appear in court again the morning of Tuesday, November 7, 2017.