Personal Support Worker at Hamilton nursing home arrested and charged with sexual assault

Published September 11, 2020 at 7:19 pm

Police say a 62-year-old Ajax man employed as a Personal Support Worker (PSW) in a Hamilton nursing home has been arrested and charged with sexual assault.

Police say a 62-year-old Ajax man employed as a Personal Support Worker (PSW) in a Hamilton nursing home has been arrested and charged with sexual assault.

According to police, detectives from the Hamilton Police Sexual Assault Unit entered into an investigation after a female nursing home resident came forward to report an incident that occurred in August 2020.

Police say the suspect was working in the capacity of a PSW for a temporary staffing agency and was employed by the local nursing home at the time the incident occurred.

On Wednesday, September 9, 2020, 62-year-old Angus Njoku was arrested and charged with sexual assault in relation to that offence, according to police.

Detectives believe there may be other victims and are asking them or anyone with information to contact the police.

Police say Njoku was charged with sexual assault and fail to comply undertaking.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Ryan Moore at 905-546-4614 or Detective Sergeant Tammi Ewart at 905-546-4962.

Information may also be submitted anonymously by contacting Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or submitting anonymous tips online at http://www.crimestoppershamilton.com.

Photo: Hamilton Police 

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