Ponoka Mounties arrest Ontario man wanted for sexual assault

By rdnewsNOW staff
February 8, 2018 - 11:37am

Mounties in Ponoka say they’ve arrested an Ontario man wanted on a Canada-wide warrant for sexual assault.

The arrest took place on Wednesday. Police say it was shortly after 11:00 a.m. when they received information on the whereabouts of the wanted male.

A short time later, Ponoka RCMP members, with assistance from the Ponoka General Investigations Unit and the Ponoka Integrated Traffic Unit, descended on a residence in Ponoka, obtained a warrant to enter the dwelling, and located arrested the from Ontario on the Canada-wide warrant.

Daniel Sanche, 36, was being sought on a Canada wide warrant out of Dryden, Ontario for three counts of sexual assault, three counts of sexual interference and two counts of assault.

Sanche has been remanded in custody and will be transported back to Ontario to answer to his charges.  

Ponoka RCMP are thanking the public providing information that led to the arrest.   

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