On Friday Oct. 9, 2020, officers from the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Prince Edward County Detachment assisted the Prince Edward County Crime Unit in arresting an individual in Picton.
As a result of investigation into offences dating back to 2018, John Carter Elsbury, 21 years of age from Picton, was arrested and charged with the following Criminal Code offences:
- Sexual assault on a person under 16
- Sexual interference
The accused was held in custody for bail and is scheduled to appear at the Ontario Court of Justice in Belleville this week.