Man Charged in Sexual Assault Investigation

Posted On Monday January 23, 2023

Region of PeelInvestigators from the Peel Regional Police Special Victims Unit have arrested and charged a 33-year-old man in relation to a sexual assault investigation. 

On Friday, January 13, 2023, the victim, a young person, was in the area of Goreway Drive and Etude Drive in Mississauga when a 33-year-old man approached them from Mississauga. At that time, it is alleged that the man attempted to lure the victim to his residence to engage in sexual acts.  

A short time later, officers arrested and charged Ismail Abdi Abukar with the following offences:  

  • Sexual Assault
  • Invitation to Sexual Touching 

He was held for a bail hearing and appeared at the Ontario Court of Justice in Brampton. 

Investigators believe there may be more victims and urge anyone with any information to contact them.

Anyone that believes they may have been a victim, or anyone with information on this or any similar incident, is asked to contact investigators at the Special Victims Unit at 905-453-2121, extension 3460. Anonymous information may also be submitted by calling Peel Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or visiting www.peelcrimestoppers.ca.

For media inquiries, please contact the on-duty Media Relations Officer at 905-453-2121, extension 4027

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Occ: PR230014875
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