Dr Albert de Villiers of 52 years of age was arrested on Tuesday in Kelowna. Find out why he was arrested?
According to RCMP, Villiers is the chief medical officer for British Columbia’s Interior Health who has been arrested and charged with sexual assault and sexual interference against a child.
The charges were laid after investigating a report of sexual offenses against a young child that allegedly took place between 2018 and 2020.
And for this case, the report was made on May 28, 2021, and with the help of the Grande Prairie Caribou Centre, the Grande Prairie RCMP Special Investigative Unit investigated.
De Villiers is in custody awaiting a bail hearing expected to occur today, June 9.
Dr. Albert Age: How Old Is He?
Dr. Albert de Villiers age is 52 years old.
He was born in 1969. He hails from Kelowna and is a citizen of Canada.
Before moving to the Okanagan, de Villiers was the lead medical officer in Alberta’s North zone and was based in Grande Prairie.
Grand Prairie RCMP have now confirmed that Interior Health's chief medical health officer Dr. Albert de Villiers was charged following an investigation into allegations of sexual assaults that occurred between 2018 and 2020.
— Jules Knox (@Jules_Knox) June 9, 2021
Dr. Albert Wikipedia
Dr. Albert de Villiers is yet to have a page on Wikipedia.
For now, many articles have covered his bio and have been updated about the case.
The Alberta RCMP confirmed that he was arrested on one count of sexual assault and one count of sexual interference on Tuesday afternoon (June 8) in Kelowna.
Both charges are out of Grande Prairie, Alta, where de Villiers previously worked as that province’s north zone lead medical health officer.
The Alberta RCMP have confirmed that the charges against Dr. Albert de Villiers come out of Grande Prairie. Before coming to British Columbia, de Villiers worked in Grande Prairie as the lead medical health officer for Alberta's north zone. https://t.co/FkZnhoqpqj
— NEWS 1130 (@NEWS1130) June 9, 2021
During the pandemic situation, he has been a high-profile figure fronting the COVID-19 response in the community.
Know His Wife
Dr. Villiers’ personal life information is hard to find on the internet.
He has been in the news for his sexual assault case. Other than that, he isn’t well-known.
His personal records, wife, and family details are not found over the web as he hasn’t mentioned them.