‘Ottawa’ Ottawa Man Charged with Sexually AssaultingYoung Girl in Carling Avenue Store
An Ottawa man has been charged with sexual assault after a young girl was inappropriately touched by a man in a store on Carling Avenue, Ottawa police said.
The girl was with her mother on March 4 in a store in the Carlingwood area when the incident occurred. The mother called 911.
Jacques Mallette, 65, of Ottawa, was charged with one count of sexual assault and one count of sexual interference. He is to appear in court Monday.
Police said they are concerned there could be other victims.
Anyone with information was asked to contact the Ottawa Police Service Sexual Assault and Child Abuse Unit at 613-236-1222, ext. 5944. Anonymous tips can be submitted by calling Crime Stoppers toll-free at 1-800-222-8477.