(THUNDER BAY, ON) – PIKANGIKUM MAN ARRESTED AT INTERCITY MALL FOR SEXUALLY ASSAULTING A VISITING 14 YEAR OLD TEENAGER.
A 24 year old man from Pikangikum was arrested by Thunder Bay Police yesterday, Saturday March 30,2019 at Intercity Mall in Thunder Bay.
Police were called to the mall around 6pm after a young 14 year old female exited the public washrooms and walked past 2 intoxicated men.
It’s alleged that 24 year old JEREMIAH GRAY-PETERS from Pikangikum grabbed the young teenager’s buttocks.
Sources at Intercity Mall tell Inside Edition that the incident was captured on video surveillance and the Aunt of the young teen approached the intoxicated GRAY-PETERS to voice her displeasure with his actions towards her niece. The young indigenous teen is visiting the city from a northern community.
JEREMIAH GRAY-PETERS is charged with sexual assault using his hand on a girl under 16 years of age.
GRAY-PETERS was released on an undertaking this morning with conditions to stay away from Intercity Mall and the young female teenager. He’s further ordered not to consume alcohol.
Sources indicate that he is staying at Wequedong Lodge while in Thunder Bay. He is scheduled for a court appearance on Tuesday April 2,2019.
Big thanks to all sources for this story.