Mississauga Teacher Charged with Sexual Assault
A 51 year old man has been charged in an alleged historical sexual assault.
Peel Police say the alleged offences involve a teenaged boy, and began when the boy was 16, in the fall of 1992.
Cops say they carried on for two years and police say the victim and the suspect allegedly knew each other, with the suspect being the suspects gym teacher and volleyball coach.
Michael Albert Russell, who is from Mississauga, has been charged with several counts of sexual assault and sexual exploitation.
Investigators say there could be more victims out there with Russell being a teacher most recently at Rick Hansen Secondary School in Mississauga.
Russell will be in court on December 3rd.
He taught at Applewood Heights Secondary School during the early 1990’s. He also worked at Central Peel, West Credit and JA Turner and has been at Rick Hansen Secondary for the past 14 years.