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Mildmay man faces sexual assault charges after incident with minor

MINTO – A Mildmay man faces sexual assault charges following an incident here last weekend involving a minor.

On Sept. 20 at about 1:30am Wellington County OPP responded to a report of a sexual assault at a Town of Minto address.

Wayne Jeffrey Corbet, 20, of Mildmay, was charged with sexual interference and sexual assault on a person under 16 years of age.

He is to appear in Guelph court at a future date.

“Victims of sexual assault are not alone,” police stated in a press release.

“If you need support or know someone that does, there are local resources available to help.”

Police note female victims can call 1-866-863-0511 or visit the Assaulted Women’s Helpline website.

Male survivors of sexual assault can call 1-866-887-0015.

The information will remain anonymous and confidential, police add, noting anyone in an immediate crisis can dial 9-1-1.