Former Winnipeg hockey coach found dead after being charged with sexual assault of players

Former Winnipeg hockey coach found dead after being charged with sexual assault of players

Former Winnipeg hockey coach found dead after being charged with sexual assault of players Players said coach gave them money, alcohol then sexually assaulted them at his home Former Winnipeg hockey coach Robert (Bob) Dawson, who was charged last month with sexual assault and child pornography offences, has been found dead, according to Winnipeg police. Dawson, 57, was arrested and charged on Sept. 1, following a three-month investigation that began after police were contacted in June by two people who said they were sexually assaulted by a man who coached their hockey team between 1993 and 1995. The people were teenagers at the time and players in the Assiniboine Park Hockey Association, police said. The police service's sex crimes unit secured a search warrant for Dawson's house on Lake Park …
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