Moncton, New Brunswick – A 27-year-old Moncton man has been charged with a number of offences in connection with a recent investigation into a complaint of sexual assault of a person under the age of 16.
On February 24, 2019, the Codiac Regional RCMP received a complaint of the assault, which is alleged to have occurred between September 2016 and January 2018, and began an investigation.
On February 28, members of the Codiac RCMP executed a search warrant at a residence in Moncton. A 27-year-old man was arrested at the residence, and was held in custody.
Dillon Turpin appeared in Moncton Provincial Court on March 1 and was charged with the following offences:
Invitation to sexual touching
Uttering threats (2 counts)
Possession of child pornography
Making child pornography
Making available sexually explicit material to a person under the age of 16
There is a court-imposed publication ban on any information that could identify the victim.
Dillon Turpin was remanded into custody and is scheduled to return to court on March 6 for a bail hearing.
Codiac Regional RCMP
New Brunswick RCMP
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