Teenager Faces Assault Charges

A 19-year-old man has been charged in connection with two separate assaults in east London.

Police got a call about a teenage girl being assaulted in the area of Wavell St. and Vancouver St. Wednesday morning.

The suspect was described as Caucasian, thin build, 16-19 years old, wearing a red shirt, plaid shorts, and riding a BMX bike.

As police investigated, another call came in about a sexual assault. The suspect description was similar to that of the earlier assault.

Police arrested Justin Forshaw. He’s charged with assault and sexual assault.