Visitor to Kamloops charged with sexual assault

The man is scheduled to return to court on Oct. 15

A young man from India is in a Kamloops jail cell, facing a number of charges, including two counts of sexual assault.

A court-ordered ban on publication protects the identity of the 20-year-old, as well as the details of the allegations he is facing.

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The man is charged with two counts each of sexual assault and uttering threats, as well as criminal harassment and intimidation. 

Each of the offences is alleged to have been committed in Kamloops between Aug. 3 and Sept. 8.

A Kamloops provincial court judge is waiting to hear more information about a potential electronic monitoring program before deciding whether to grant the accused bail.

The man is scheduled to return to court on Oct. 15.

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