The Huron County Courthouse in Goderich, ON. (Photo by Craig Power © 2016)

Trial Continues For Scout Leader Charged In Historical Sex Assaults

The jury for the Martin Cretier sexual assault trial has spent most of the day deliberating after the judge charged the jury Tuesday morning.

The 71-year-old former Wingham Scout leader and hospital worker is charged with historical sexual assaults involving youth.

The court was told Cretier took advantage of his position of trust in the community.

A total of 29 charges were read out in court against Cretier including indecent assault, gross indecency, sexual assault, and sexual interference.

The investigation has identified ten victims both girls and boys.

The trial is at the Goderich Courthouse.