Suspect arrested for sexual assault of a minor

Windsor Police Service News Update
Monday, January 8, 2024
Case #: 24-2316
Suspect arrested for sexual assault of a minor

The Windsor Police Service has arrested a 35-year-old man in connection to the sexual assault of a minor.

An investigation was initiated by the Major Crimes Unit after police received a complaint that a 15-year-old female had been sexually assaulted and held against her will for several days. Investigators learned the victim met with the suspect at a residence in the 300 block of Glengarry Avenue. Once inside the home, the suspect allegedly sexually assaulted her multiple times and kept her confined for four days. 

The victim eventually escaped the residence and was taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. 

Following an investigation, officers located and arrested a suspect on January 6, 2023. 

Alexander Chapman Fuerth, of Windsor, has been charged with the following:

Sexual assault
Sexual interference with a person under 16 years of age
Assault by choking
Forcible confinement
Mischief under $5,000 

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Major Crime 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​

If you or someone you know is an affected person needing support, please call Victim Services Windsor Essex County at 519-723-2711 or the Victim Assistance Unit at Windsor Police at 519-255-6700, ext. 4879.

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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