Government of Canada

07/27/2018 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 07/27/2018 13:15

Canadian Armed Forces member charged with sexual assault at CFB Edmonton

July 27, 2018 - Ottawa - National Defence/Canadian Armed Forces

On July 19, 2018, the Canadian Forces National Investigation Service (CFNIS) charged a Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) member at Canadian Forces Base (CFB) Edmonton. The charge relates to a reported incident from the evening prior, July 18, 2018, at the base involving a civilian.

Private Colin E. Stewart is a member of the Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry (First Battalion) at CFB Edmonton. He faces one charge of Sexual Assault, Section 271, Criminal Code (CC).