Alleged abuser in psychiatric evaluation

Présumé agresseur en évaluation psychiatrique

Jeremiah Perron, the alleged perpetrator of a sexual Kenogami, was sent to psychiatric evaluation to determine his criminal liability in this case.

Mr. Nicolas Gagnon, defence, and Me Michael Bourget, the office of the Director of criminal and penal prosecutions (DPCP), have made this request to the judge Michel Boudreault, the Quebec Court.

Perron has therefore been sent to the psychiatric department of the hospital of Chicoutimi in order to be assessed over a maximum period of 30 days. It will then be for the court to hear the result of the judicial proceedings.

Man of 25 years, who has had to change lawyers, since Charles Cantin was in a conflict of interest, is suspected of sexually assaulting a young girl, on the night of July 15, 2018.

The Jonquiérois would be broken into the residence of the sector of Kénogami. He wore a balaclava and ski goggles when he would have assaulted the teenager.

After you have ran the streets of Saguenay for five months, Perron was arrested by the officers in the police Service of Saguenay (SPS) on the 14th of December. They have managed to identify the suspect due to DNA traces left in the residence where was held the assault.

Jeremiah Perron was detained at the hospital in Chicoutimi, but the circumstances of the arrest are not yet known.