Former school bus driver arrested for historic sex assaults, more victims possible

Nov 22 2018, 12:17 am

Vancouver Police have arrested 46-year-old man or “historical” sexual offences involving a young girl, and the suspect was known to frequent Alberta.

Kevin Alexander Roberts, a resident of Prince George, BC, is facing several charges including sexual assault, sexual interference, sexual assault with a weapon, invitation to sexual touching, assault and assault causing bodily harm.

Roberts worked as a truck driver in BC and Alberta. He also worked as a school bus driver in the Prince George, BC, area and has been known to have a transient lifestyle.

The victim, who is now an adult, reported the crimes to the Vancouver Police Department (VPD).

VPD believe there are more survivors who would have been between the ages of four and 18 at the times of the incidents.

“These types of crimes are extremely traumatic and survivors live with the life-long impact,” said Sgt. Jason Robillard of the VPD.

“We are providing this information and a photo of the suspect, with hopes that we will uncover more information and help prevent this from happening to someone else.”

Anyone with more information is asked to call the VPD’s Sex Crime Unit at 604-717-0600 or Crime Stoppers anonymously at 1-800-222-8477.

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