Pair accused of assaulting girl
Thursday, April 15, 2004
A 30-year-old man and a 15-year-old boy are to appear in court today, charged with sexually assaulting a 15-year-old girl and holding her against her will for almost one week. The two males face charges of sexual assault, unlawful confinement, kidnapping and assault. Both are to be arraigned today in St. Jean sur Richelieu, 40 kilometres south of Montreal. The girl, a St. Jean resident, was reported missing to municipal police on April 8. Local police had not been able to track her. Surete du Quebec found her early yesterday near near Henryville, 70 kilometres south of Montreal. The girl was treated at a hospital.