Hospital orderly charged with Sexual Assault

Posted On Saturday January 12, 2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  Saturday, January 12, 2019   11:21m  

(Ottawa)—On Friday, the Ottawa Police Service Sexual Assault and Child Abuse Unit (SACA) charged a hospital orderly who was employed at The Ottawa Hospital - General campus, with one count of Sexual Assault.  

SACA received a complaint from an adult female victim who had surgery in early December 2018.  Post-surgery, the victim was sexually assaulted by the orderly.  The victim reported the incident to police.

Wilbert ARAGON-BAEZ, 46 years old, of Ottawa is charged with one count of Sexual Assault. He is scheduled to appear in court on February 11th, 2019. 

SACA investigators are concerned that there could be other victims. 

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Ottawa Police Service Sexual Assault and Child Abuse Unit at 613-236-1222, ext. 5944.

Anonymous tips can be submitted by calling Crime Stoppers, toll-free at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or by downloading the Ottawa Police app. 

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