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Additional charges laid against priest in connection with alleged historic sexual assaults

For Immediate Release:08-Mar-2016 @ 2:46 PM
MRU #:SA16R002-1

The Edmonton Police Service has laid additional charges against an Anglican priest in connection to allegations of historical sexual assaults.

Over the past month, four additional male complainants came forward to report allegations of sexual assault that allegedly occurred at the Edmonton Youth Development Centre during the 1980s, where the accused was employed at the time.

Edmonton Police Service detectives from the Sexual Assault Section have laid additional new charges.

Gordon William Dominey, 63, is now facing a total of 18 sexual assault charges and a total of 9 gross indecency charges.

 Dominey’s next court appearance is Thursday, March 10, 2016.

Anyone with information about these alleged incidents is asked to contact the EPS at 780-423-4567 or #377 from a mobile phone. Anonymous information can also be submitted to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or online at www.tipsubmit.com/start.htm.

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Please contact Patrycia Thenu at (780) 421-2663 for more information.

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