Elderly Nictaux Man charged with Historical Sexual Offences

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January 15, 2020, Nictaux Falls, Annapolis County, Nova Scotia . . . Annapolis District RCMP has charged a 95-year-old Nictaux Falls man for sexual offences dating back to the late 1960’s and is reaching out to other potential victims.

Leonard Gaudet is charged with one count of indecent assault on a female. The charges are in relation to incidents that occurred between 1967 and 1969 in Nictaux Falls. Mr. GAUDET is scheduled to appear in Annapolis Royal Court on February 10, 2020. The victim was a child at the time.

The RCMP is reaching out to the public in the event there may be more victims. Police are appealing to guardians, parents and youth in the area to encourage anyone who may also be a victim to contact them. Annapolis RCMP can be contacted at 902-665-4481. You can also contact police in your local area for more information. Should you wish to remain anonymous, call Nova Scotia Crime Stoppers toll free at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), submit a secure web tip at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca, or use the P3 Tips App. Police file # 20181807429 refers.