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08 October 2002 - Sexual AssaultWarning - this news article expired on 2015-11-08. Information may no longer be accurate or applicable

Sexual Assault

BELLEVILLE – A 42-year-old Belleville man has been charged with sexual assault following an investigation of a personal support worker at a long-term care facility in the city.

Earlier this week, the Belleville Police Service Criminal Investigations Branch launched an investigation after the man allegedly sexually assaulted a 94-year-old female resident in the home over a period of time.

Charged with one count of sex assault is Bruce William LETFORD, 42, of Belleville.  Letford is scheduled to appear in Provincial Court on 12 November, 2015.

Police will not be releasing the name of the long-term care facility involved.

Anyone with information about the incident or has information for police regarding LETFORD is asked to contact Det.-Const. Jeremy Ashley at 613-966-0882 ext. 2315 or jashley@police.belleville.on.ca

Information can be provided anonymously to police through Crime Stoppers at 613-969-8477.