North Vancouver RCMP are updating the public about a police incident regarding the investigation of a sexual assault on a Lynn Valley trail that occurred on February 13.
A tip from a member of the public led to the arrest of Jairus-Paul Covacha Sacramento in Abbotsford. On June 9, Sacramento, a resident of Mission BC, was found guilty on one count of Sexual Assault following a North Vancouver Provincial Court trial.
He will be sentenced at a later date.
“This was a traumatizing incident for the victim, and impacted the community’s sense of safety said Cst. Mansoor Sahak, Media Relations Officer for the North Vancouver RCMP. “We are grateful to the public for helping bring this case to a resolution, and reaffirm our commitment to keep this community safe from those who seek to victimize others.”
If you been a victim of Sexual assault, the North Vancouver RCMP Special Victims unit is always available to those who come forward to tell their story. They can be reached at 604-985-1311.