27 year old Niagara Falls man facing charges after sexual assault

A 27 year old Niagara Falls man is facing 5 criminal charges following a lengthy police investigation.
 
Niagara Regional Police began an investigation in March after a sexual assault was reported. 
 
NRP say the alleged the victim was sexually assaulted following an encounter in the area of Hoover and Leslie Streets in the Town of Thorold.

Police have charged Tyler Craig Magda with sexual assault, dangerous operation of a motor vehicle, robbery and 2 counts of failure to comply with recognizance.

Magda is currently being held in custody pending a bail hearing today in St. Catharines.