Suspect arrested for sexual assault of a minor

Windsor Police Service News Update
Tuesday, April 30, 2024
Case #: 24-47874
Suspect arrested for sexual assault of a minor


The Windsor Police Service has arrested a 27-year-old man in connection to the sexual assault of a minor.

The Major Crimes Unit launched an investigation after receiving a complaint that a girl under the age of 16 was sexually assaulted by an adult male. Investigators learned that the victim had been befriended by the suspect at a business in the 800 block of Wyandotte St E. The suspect then drove the victim to a nearby residence, where she was allegedly sexually assaulted. 

Following an investigation, officers arrested the suspect in the 800 block of Wyandotte St E. 
Preetkumar Shah is charged with sexual assault and sexual interference with a person under 16 years old.   

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Major Crimes Unit at 519-255-6700, ext. 4830. They can also contact Windsor & Essex County Crime Stoppers anonymously at 519-258-8477 (TIPS) or online at​

For further information:
Contact the WPS Corporate Communication Unit's Public Information Officer at (519) 255-6700 ext. 4462.

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Constable Bianca Jackson
Corporate Communications Unit
Windsor Police Service - Headquarters
Windsor, Ontario, Canada
Office: (519) 255-6700 ext. 4462

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