Three face more than a dozen charges in alleged sex assaults in Kirkland Lake

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KIRKLAND LAKE, Ont. — Three people are facing a total of 14 charges in alleged sexual assaults on youth in northern Ontario.

Provincial police say the alleged assaults were committed in Kirkland Lake, Ont. against two young victims.

They say the three people now accused in the case are known to each other, but did not provide further details.

A 35-year-old local man is facing eight charges, including one count each of incest, sexual assault on a person under the age of 16 and voyeurism.

A 33-year-old man and 27-year-old woman each face a charge of sexual assault on someone under 16 and making or publishing child pornography, while the man faces two additional counts of sexual interference and invitation to sexual touching of a person under 16.

Police say their names will not be released in order to protect the alleged victims.