An eighteen year-old Regina male will appear in Provincial Court today, July 23, 2010, charged in connection with a sexual assault that occurred on July 22, 2010 in the area of 6th Avenue and Elphinstone Street.
At approximately 5:06 a.m., Thursday, July 23, 2010, police were dispatched to the area of 6th Avenue and Elphinstone Street for a report of a sexual assault. A 29 year-old female reported that she was punched and then sexually assaulted by an unknown male. She was able to give police a description of the suspect. She was taken to hospital for treatment of her injuries.
At approximately 7:13 a.m., Thursday, July 23, 2010, police responded to a complaint of a disturbance at a restaurant in the 2600 block of Dewdney Avenue. An eighteen year-old male was arrested at the scene for intoxication in a public place. Investigators noted that the male in custody matched the description given of the suspect in the sexual assault. Further investigation led to charges against the male in connection with the sexual assault at 6th and Elphinstone.
Eighteen year-old Christopher Sean PASCAL, DOB: 1992-05-11, is charged with Sexual Assault, contrary to section 271 of the Criminal Code. He is making his first court appearance on this charge in Provincial Court at 9:30 a.m., Friday, July 23, 2010.