(Via Ottawa Police)
(Ottawa)— Ottawa Police Service Sexual Assault and Child Abuse (SACA) Section has charged an Ottawa man following an investigation into historical allegations of child sexual assaults.
The investigation began June 20th, 2016 when a victim came forward to report the abuse.
On August 22nd, 2016 the Sexual Assault and Child Abuse Section arrested and charged Donald GREENHAM, 73 years old, of Ottawa with 14 criminal offences including Gross Indecency, Indecent Assault on a Male and Indecent Assault on a Female (per Criminal Code charges existing at the time of the offences).
The incidents occurred in Ottawa between 1970 and 1982.
These charges relate to multiple incidents involving four victims (3 males and one female) ranging in age from 14-17 years old and occurred while Mr. Greenham was in the course of his duties as a teacher and coach with the Ottawa-Carleton District School Board.
He will appear in court August 22nd, 2016 for a bail hearing.
The Ottawa Police continues its investigation and is concerned there could be more victims.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the Ottawa Police Service Sexual Assault and Child Abuse Unit at 613-236-1222, ext. 5944. Anonymous tips can be submitted by calling Crime Stoppers toll free at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), or by downloading the Ottawa Police app.