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  Two Teens Charged with Sexual Assault in Ajax

Oct 05, 2017 14:02 ET

Two teens have been charged with sexually assaulting a 15-year-old female at a residence in Ajax Wednesday morning.

On Wednesday, October 4, 2017, at approximately 11:45 a.m., the victim was heading to her residence in the area of Rossland Road and Harwood Avenue in Ajax. The victim knew one of the two males from school and they tagged along as she walked to the residence. The suspects asked the victim if they could use the washroom, once inside the residence the suspects sexually assaulted the female. The suspects fled the scene on foot but were later arrested by police.

The victim was treated at local hospital.

Two 16-year-old males from Ajax were charged with: Sexual Assault; Forcible Confinement; Unlawfully in a Dwelling and Invitation to Sexual Touching. One of the suspects also faces a charge of Breach of Peace Bond. They were both held for a bail hearing.

Anyone with new information is asked to contact D/Cst. Rabishaw of the Major Crime Sexual Assault Unit at 1-888-579-1520 ext. 5327.

Anonymous information can be sent to Durham Regional Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or online at www.durhamregionalcrimestoppers.ca and tipsters may be eligible for a $2,000 cash reward.

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