Alberta soldier charged with sexual assault of civilian after complaint
A Canadian flag sits on a member of the Canadian Armed Forces in this file photo. (Lars Hagberg/The Canadian Press)
The Canadian Press
Published Friday, February 8, 2019 12:30PM EST
WAINWRIGHT, Alta. -- A soldier in Alberta is facing a charge of sexual assault.
The military says in a release that the member at its Wainwright base was charged this week.
A complaint from last August alleges the man sexually assaulted a civilian resident of the community.
The Force says the case is proceeding through the civilian justice system.
Cpl. Tyler Colin Gruchy is to appear in Wainwright provincial court March 21.