Release Date: May 10th, 2018 - 1:45pm
Originator: Detective Ellie Bale, 3 District Criminal Investigations Bureau , 905-825-4747 Ext. 2312
Contact: D/Constable Ryan Lahie, 3 District Criminal Investigations Bureau , 905-825-4747 Ext. 2316
On May 6, 2018, the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to a call for assistance on the QEW in Burlington. It was alleged that a male driver, who was offering ride-sharing services from Burlington to Hamilton at the time, made unwanted sexual contact with an 18-year-old female fare.
As a result of a joint investigation, the Halton Regional Police Service has charged Majid Kayali (63) of Oakville with Sexual Assault. Kayali was released on a Promise to Appear in court May 30, 2018, at the Ontario Court of Justice, located at 491 Steeles Ave East, Milton.
Anyone who may have additional information concerning this investigation can contact D/Cst Ryan Lahie of the 3 District Criminal Investigations Bureau at 905-825-4747 ext. 2316.
Tips can also be submitted to Crime Stoppers "See something? Hear something? Know something? Contact Crime Stoppers" at 1-800-222- 477 (TIPS) or through the web at www.haltoncrimestoppers.ca.