For Immediate Release / August 17, 2022

RCMP - Charge Male for Sexual Interference

On August 9, 2022 St. Albert RCMP charged a 73 year old male, Edward Winwood of St. Albert, with the following offences:

  • Sexual Assault
  • Sexual Interference

After a thorough investigation conducted by the St. Albert RCMP, it was identified that Winwood was alleged to commit the offences on a child under the age of 12. Winwood has been released from police custody with conditions and is set to appear in court on September 12, 2022. As these matters are now before the courts, no further details surrounding these charges can be provided.

St. Albert Victim Services Unit has been engaged to assist and have reached out to the victim’s family.

St. Albert RCMP believe there may be additional victims and encourage those individuals or their guardians to come forward. In order to assist in identifying any possible victims, a photo of Winwood is being released.

Edward Winwood

If you have any information on this crime or any other crime, you are asked to contact the St. Albert RCMP at 780-458-7700 or your local police. If you wish to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) online at or by using the "P3 Tips" app available through the Apple App or Google Play Store.

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Last edited: August 17, 2022