On October 5, 2018, a 51 years old man pleaded guilty to sexual assault. He was
sentenced to 9 months of house arrest and 12 months of supervised probation. The accused will be registered in the National Sex Offender Registry and will be
required to provide a DNA sample.
The investigation by the BNPP Regional Police has shown it is related to an incident in the Chaleur region in 2016. The court issued a publication ban to protect the victim.