Man charged over al­leged at­tack on sex trade worker

The Hamilton Spectator - - LOCAL -

A 28-year-old Hamil­ton man has been charged with ag­gra­vated sex­ual as­sault over an al­leged at­tack on a sex trade worker in May.

Po­lice say a woman was at­tacked and sex­u­ally as­saulted by a man in the area of Bar­ton Street East and Mil­ton Av­enue in the early hours of May 14.

Af­ter the al­leged at­tack, the woman flagged down two po­lice of­fi­cers and was taken to hos­pi­tal with “sig­nif­i­cant in­juries.”

Phillip Rene Al­bert, 28, was ar­rested July 27 and charged with ag­gra­vated sex­ual as­sault and f ail­ure to com­ply with a court or­der.

Po­lice be­lieve there may be more vic­tims. Any­one with in­for­ma­tion is asked to con­tact Det. John Tse­lepakis at 905-540-5545.

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