Hedley’s Jacob Hoggard charged with unrelated 2016 sex assault; Toronto jury begins deliberations

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Headley frontman Jacob Hoggard has been criminally charged with sexually assaulting a third female complainant, an allegation that may now be first reported by Star on Tuesday as a jury begins to consider whether Hogard had committed a crime. A 16-year-old fan and a young woman were raped in 2016

The singer’s Toronto jury is not aware of the third complainant.


Hoggard, 37, was charged with sexual assault by the Ontario Provincial Police on March 2, 2022, just two months before the start of his current trial. According to court documents, Hoggard allegedly sexually assaulted the complainant on June 25, 2016 in Kirkland Lake, Ont.—a few months before he allegedly raped two of the complainants in his current trial. The age of the third complainant is not given but The allegation indicates that he must have been more than 16 years of age at that time.

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