North Bay man faces charges for sexual assault, interference and exploitation

North Bay man faces charges for sexual assault, interference and exploitation

Yesterday, following an ongoing sexual assault investigation, North Bay Police arrested and charged Jeremy Allan Vega, age 38, of North Bay with:

  • Three counts of sexual assault on a person under 16 years of age;
  • Three counts of sexual interference with a person under 16 years of age; and
  • One count of sexual exploitation.

It is alleged that over a period of approximately one to two years beginning in 2012, the accused sexually assaulted three female victims who were under the age of 16. The incidents occurred on separate occasions in the residential dwellings of the victims, who were all known to the accused through personal relationships.

The accused was held in custody pending a bail hearing today.

This investigation is ongoing.

Public’s assistance sought
Anyone with information that may assist police in this investigation is asked to contact Detective Constable Greg McClenaghan at the North Bay Police Service at 705-497-5555. For those who wish to remain anonymous, there are three ways to contact Near North Crime Stoppers. Call 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), text the word “Nipper” plus tip information to CRIMES (274637), or submit a tip online at nearnorthcrimestoppers.com