Toronto – Canadian musician Jacob Hoggard An Ottawa girl has been sentenced to 5 years in jail after being discovered responsible of sexually assaulting her earlier this 12 months.
The Crown had requested for six to seven years in jail, whereas the protection had sought three to 4 years.
The prosecution had argued that Hoggard was a hazard to the general public whereas the protection pointed to a psychiatric report which mentioned he was a low danger of re-offending.
The 2016 sexual assault occurred in a Toronto lodge room, and the Ottawa girl instructed Hoggard’s sentencing listening to that what occurred will hang-out her for the remainder of her life.
Hoggard was charged with sexually assaulting a teenage fan in addition to sexually assaulting the complainant however was discovered not responsible of these fees.
The Headley frontman, 38, had pleaded not responsible to all fees.
#BREAKING Jacob Hoggard was sentenced to five years in jail. DNA order, 20 years on intercourse offender registry, 10 12 months weapons ban, no contact with sufferer
— Catherine McDonald (@cmcdonaldglobal) 20 October 2022
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