Man charged with five counts of sexual assault

Halifax District RCMP has charged a man with five counts of sexual assault.

On December 15, at approximately 4:45 p.m., Halifax District RCMP received a complaint of sexual assaults that occurred in Waverley.

RCMP officers learned that a woman had recently hired a man to help with her local business, which was run out of her residence. Over the course of several days in mid-November, the man visited the home-based business and sexually assaulted the woman.

Later on December 15, at approximately 11 p.m., RCMP officers located the Westphal man on Cobequid Rd., near Glendale Ave., in Lower Sackville and safely arrested him.

Logan Robert Arnold Coleman, 31, has been charged with Sexual Assault (five counts).

Coleman appeared in Dartmouth Provincial Court yesterday and was remanded into custody. He will return in court today.

Investigators believe there may be other victims in the Halifax Regional Municipality. If you are a victim, know someone who may be a victim, or have information about this incident, please contact police at 902-490-5020. Should you wish to remain anonymous, call Nova Scotia Crime Stoppers, toll-free, at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), submit a secure web tip at, or use the P3 Tips App.


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