Peel Region – Investigators from the Peel Regional Police Special Victims Unit have charged a massage therapist in relation to a sexual assault investigation.
On Thursday, July 6, 2017, the adult victim attended a wellness clinic in Brampton for the purpose of receiving a massage and was inappropriately touched.
On July 7, 2017, Brandon Michael CARTER-TEIXEIRA, a 28 year-old male from Milton was arrested and charged with sexual assault. CARTER-TEIXEIRA was held pending a bail hearing and appeared before an Ontario Court of Justice in the City of Brampton on Friday July 7, 2017.
The investigation is on-going by members of the Special Victims Unit. CARTER-TEIXEIRA has practiced massage in other jurisdictions, including Mississauga and Milton since 2013.
Anyone with information in relation to this incident is asked to contact investigators at the Special Victims Unit at 905-453-2121, ext. 3460. Anonymous information may also be submitted by calling Peel Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), by visiting www.peelcrimestoppers.ca or by sending a text message to CRIMES (274637) with the word “PEEL” and then your tip.