Published October 12, 2012 | 2:18 pm
Ottawa:Constable Pascal Rossignol of Cornwall police, has been charged by The Sûreté du Québec with sexual touching, internet child luring and two counts of prostitution of a minor following a two-year investigation.
The Sûreté du Québec said Const. Pascal Rossignol has been charged with invitation to sexual touching, child luring on the internet and two counts of prostitution of a person under the age of 18.Cornwall police were made aware of allegations against Rossignol on Oct. 13, 2010.
The matter was then referred to Ontario’s Special Investigations Unit, which investigates allegations of sexual assault involving police officers.SIU handed the case over to the SQ.
Rossignol has been with the Cornwall Community Police Service since May 2007.
Following a two-year investigation, Sûreté du Québec officers charged Const. Pascal Rossignol who appeared in a Valleyfield Court Friday.
Anyone with additional information about this investigation is asked to contact S/Sgt. Garry Derochie at (613) 933-5000 ext. 2411.