Man Charged in Sexual Assault Investigation




Region of Peel – Investigators from the Peel Regional Police Special Victims Unit have charged a music school instructor in relation to a sexual assault investigation.

It is alleged that the victim, a 16-year-old youth, was at a music lesson at a residence in Brampton when she was sexually assaulted.

The victim did not sustain any physical injuries.

On Wednesday, July 6, 2022, police arrested and charged, Rajinder Raj, a 71-year-old man from Brampton with the following offences:

• Sexual Assault
• Sexual Exploitation

He will attend the Ontario Court of Justice in Brampton at a later date.

This investigation remains ongoing, and investigators believe that there may be additional victims.

Anyone with information on this or any similar incident is asked to contact investigators at the Special Victims Unit at 905-453-2121, extension 3460. Anonymous information may also be submitted by calling Peel Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or visiting www.peelcrimestoppers.ca.