Former Mountie man charged in connection to string of ‘high profile’ sexual offences

Andrew James Seangio, 35, was taken into custody on Mar. 11 in Vancouver

A former RCMP officer has been charged in connection to a string of sexual offences that took place in February 2019 near an all-girls private school on Vancouver’s west side.

According to a release on Wednesday, Vancouver police charged Andrew James Seangio, 35, with seven counts of indecent act, three counts of exposing himself to persons under the age of 16 and one count of voyeurism.

The release said Seangio had been taken into custody Mar. 11 in Vancouver.

ALSO READ: Suspect arrested after indecent acts at Vancouver all-girls private school

In March 2019 police said they had been investigating reports of indecent acts near York House in the Shaughnessy neighbourhood for months. Students who attend the private school range from Kindergarten to Grade 12.

BC RCMP spokesperson Dawn Roberts told Black Press Media the alleged incidents occurred while the Mountie was off duty.



karissa.gall@blackpress.ca

Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter

sexual harassment

Get local stories you won't find anywhere else right to your inbox.
Sign up here

Just Posted

Aldergrove man battles ‘really scary’ stage four cancer diagnosis amid COVID-19 crisis

Luke Harris and girlfriend Ashley says it was initially a struggle to be taken seriously by ER staff

LANGLEY PLEASE SHARE: Hope for…

Let’s show the world that Langley is a united community filled with love and hope

Human rights complaint over Langley Pride flag tossed out

Kari Simpson’s attempt to block Langley City’s flag raising has failed

VIDEO: Coyotes sign Tendeck

Vancouver Giants netminder inks three-year deal

Painful Truth: No baby boom coming out of coronavirus quarantines

Deferred births and lower immigration are likely outcomes of COVID-19

VIDEO: B.C. singer creates frontline workers tribute song

Cambree Lovesy’s song saluting those battling COVID-19 draws interest online

COVID-19 death toll reaches 50 in B.C., while daily case count steadies

B.C. records 34 new cases in the province, bringing total active confirmed cases to 462

Researchers to study whether plasma of recovered patients can treat COVID-19

Plasma is the liquid portion of the blood that contains the antibodies that protect against illness

B.C., Alberta health ministers urge public to stay home Easter weekend

Regional politicians, online petition calling for closure of provincial border to non-essential traffic

Abbotsford prison has confirmed COVID-19 case

Pacific Regional Treatment Centre is the third prison in B.C. in one week to confirm case

B.C.’s COVID-19 rent supplement starts taking applications

$300 to $500 to landlords for April, May and June if eligible

Canadian Olympian diagnosed with heart failure, possible exposure to COVID-19

Olympic soccer star Karina LeBlanc diagnosed with pleural effusion

Most Read