Edmonton piano teacher facing sexual assault charges; police believe there may be additional complainants

Edmonton, Alberta – The Edmonton Police Service has charged a 61-year-old male in relation to alleged sexual assaults that occurred in years past.

In 2019, two male complainants reported to police that they had been sexually assaulted by a piano teacher during private lessons. One complainant reported incident(s) that took place in March 2009, when that complainant was 15 years old. The other complainant reported incident(s) that occurred between November 2011 and November 2012, when that complainant was 18 years old.

Daniel Shee Yin Chong, 61
Daniel Shee Yin Chong, 61

Following an investigation by the Edmonton Police Service Sexual Assault Section, Daniel Shee Yin Chong, 61, was charged with two counts of sexual assault and one count of sexual interference.

Chong has been released on an Appearance Notice with conditions. He is scheduled to appear in court on March 24, 2020.

Police believe there may be other complainants, and are encouraging them to come forward by calling the Edmonton Police Service at 780-423-4567 or #377 from a mobile phone. Anonymous information can also be submitted to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or online at www.p3tips.com/250.

MRU #: SA20R001

Edmonton Police Service

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