Judge Hélène Fabi of the Court of Quebec imposed the long penitentiary sentence on William Girard on Friday at the Sherbrooke courthouse.
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René-Charles Quirion La Tribune Sexual predator William Girard of East Angus was sentenced to ten years and three months in prison for threatening teenage girls aged 12 to 17 with nude photos of them he obtained under false pretenses and false profiles on social networks.
By fake profiles of Samantha Caron, but also Suzie Langlois, Charles D'Arcy or Will Girard on Snapchat and Messenger, the accused used several names and stratagems to trap and obtain photos with a sexual connotation of 21 teenage girls.
The charges he admitted in November 2018 concern teenage victims in the Eastern Townships, namely Sherbrooke, Magog and East Angus, as well as in Mauricie, Abitibi and Bas-Saint-Laurent between June 2017 and February 2019. .
Judge Hélène Fabi of the Court of Quebec imposed the long penitentiary sentence on Friday at the Sherbrooke courthouse.
“This sentence is fair for each offense. The Tribunal took into account the degree of maturity of the accused at the time of the events, but also the high risk of recidivism that he represents ”, indicated Judge Fabi of the Court of Quebec.
Girard, who has been detained since March 2019, attended the imposition of the sentence from the Sherbrooke detention center without having any particular reaction.
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