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Woman forcibly confined for several days

The discovery of a woman forcibly confined in an apartment for several days also resulted in police seizing a quantity of street drugs.

Police say between Aug. 2 and Aug. 5, the victim was forced to stay at one of the suspects’  apartments in a room against her will.

The apartment was on Simcoe Street North in Oshawa.

The victim was able to get a cell phone and she reached out to a friend for help. Police were able to locate the apartment’s address and gained entry.

The victim was taken to a local hospital to be examined. Three suspects were arrested inside.

Investigators executed a search warrant on the apartment and seized drugs, and cash worth approximately $32,500.

A 51-year-old man of The City of Kawarthas is charged with sexual assault, forcible confinement, and a number of drug-related charges.

A 33-year-old man and a 28-year-old man, both of Simcoe Street North in Oshawa, are charged with forcible confinement and multiple drug-related charges.

They were all held for a bail hearing.

Anyone with new information about this investigation is asked to contact D/Cst. Wright at 1-888-579-1520 ext. 1738.

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