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October
2020
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America/New_York

Ancaster Man Arrested for East End Sexual Assaults

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Hamilton Police have arrested a 24-year-old Ancaster male in connection with a series of sexual assaults in Hamilton's East End. 

As a result of the ongoing investigation into a number of sexual assaults by a male posing as an Uber driver, Hamilton Police arrested 24-year-old Quang Quyet Ken Vu on Friday, October 16, 2020. Ken Vu appeared in a Hamilton Court on Saturday, October 17, 2020, and has been released on conditions. 

He has been charged with the following offences:

  • Sexual Assault X4
  • Forcible confinement X2

Hamilton Police would like to thank the public for all their assistance and believe there are more victims. The Hamilton Police Service Victims of Crime Unit continues to investigate and are encouraging any individuals and witnesses with further information to contact Detective Phil Hedgcock of the Sexual Assault Unit at (905) 540-5544.

To provide information anonymously call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or submit your anonymous tips online at http://www.crimestoppershamilton.com

There is no guaranteed way to prevent a sexual assault. Sharing the details of this assault is intended to provide the community information, and people are encouraged to trust their instincts. For confidential support, please call the Sexual Assault Centre's 24-hour support line at (905)525-4162; connect at www.sacha.ca, the Sexual Assault/Domestic Violence Care Centre at www.hhsc.ca/sadv or the Centre de santé communautaire www.cschn.ca