Hamilton man charged following sex assault investigation in Niagara Falls


Published March 17, 2022 at 11:16 am

A Hamilton man has been charged after a woman in Niagara Falls was allegedly sexually assaulted by a phone/internet repair technician last month.

According to the Niagara Regional Police Service (NRPS), an investigation was launched after officers were called to a home on Feb. 18, 2022, to a report that a 62-year-old woman was reportedly touched “inappropriately for a sexual purpose without her consent,” during a service call.

Twenty-two-year-old Stoney Creek resident, Mohit Kals, was arrested and charged Thursday (March 17), police said and is scheduled to attend a video bail hearing in St. Catharines later in the day.

Kals will be answering to a charge of sexual assault, section 271 of the Criminal Code.

Anyone who may have information about this incident is asked to contact detectives at 905-688-4111, extension 1009363.

Members of the public who wish to provide information anonymously can contact Crime Stoppers of Niagara online or by calling 1-800-222-8477.

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