A 28 year-old Regina male has been charged with Sexual Exploitation after investigation into allegations of a sexual relationship with a female who was 17 years old at the time.
On July 1, 2016, the Regina Police Service received information from a female who indicated that, a few years earlier, she had been involved in a sexual relationship with a male who was older than her and held a position of trust and authority. The female was 17 at the time of the alleged offences and the accused was a high school basketball coach, though not a teacher in the school. The offences are alleged to have occurred between September, 2012 and March, 2013; in various locations. Investigation into these allegations led to the arrest, on August 17, 2016, of a 28 year-old Regina male. This individual was subsequently charged.
Twenty-eight year-old Grant John EDWORTHY, DOB: 1988-05-05, of Regina is charged with Sexual Exploitation, contrary to Section 153(1)(a) of the Criminal Code of Canada. EDWORTHY was released on an Officer Undertaking to appear in Provincial Court at 9:30 a.m. on Tuesday, October 4, 2016.