Alain Phaneuf: Ottawa teacher charged

17 February, 2021

Alain Phaneuf

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OTTAWA CITIZEN reported that Alain Phaneuf, teacher at an alternative school with the Conseil des ecoles publiques de l’Est de l’Ontario has been charged with one count of sexual assault and one count of sexual exploitation. 

The charges relate to incidents alleged to have happened at an alternative school with the Conseil des ecoles publiques de l’Est de l’Ontario, during the summer of 2017. 

Alain Phaneuf, 53, of Ottawa, was scheduled to appear in court on Tuesday afternoon.

In a statement, investigators with the Ottawa Police Service’s sexual assault and child abuse section said they were concerned there could be other victims.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the sexual assault and child abuse unit at 613 236-1222, extension 5944.

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