(Trout Creek, ON) – On November 3, 2017, officers from the Powassan OPP Detachment were advised of a complaint of sexual assault that occurred in October 2017, in Trout Creek. Police began an investigation into the allegations.

As a result of the investigation, Dakota PAIGE, age 19, has been arrested and charged with the following:

  •  Sexual Assault on a Person Under 16 Years of Age contrary to section 271 of the Criminal Code and
  • Sexual Interference with a Person Under 16 Years of Age contrary to section 151 of the Criminal Code.

The accused was held for bail and then released on a Recognizance of Bail on November 5, 2017. He is scheduled to attend the Ontario Court of Justice in North Bay on November 14, 2017.