A man from St. Peter's, N.S., is facing 19 sex-related charges following a months-long investigation.
The RCMP in Cape Breton say officers received a report on Dec. 11 from a woman who said she was sexually assaulted when she was a teenager between 2012 and 2015.
Police say 49-year-old Gordon Wallen Richard was arrested on May 12.
The charges he faces are as follows:
Seven counts of sexual exploitation of a young person.
Five counts of sexual assault.
Five counts of sexual interference.
Two counts of invitation to sexual touching.
Richard was released on a number of conditions and is scheduled to appear in Port Hawkesbury provincial court on July 26.
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