Newspaper article The Canadian Press

Central Alberta Daycare Worker Accused of Sexually Abusing Her Young Son

Newspaper article The Canadian Press

Central Alberta Daycare Worker Accused of Sexually Abusing Her Young Son

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Mother accused of abusing her young son

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RED DEER, Alta. - RCMP say a four-year-old boy in central Alberta is safe after police arrested his mother on sexual abuse and child pornography charges that involve him.

Insp. Dave Dubnyk said the 43-year-old woman from Red Deer was arrested at a licensed daycare in the city where she was employed.

The woman is accused of sexually assaulting the boy and sending images of the abuse by email.

"The child appears to be fine," Dubnyk said Thursday. "However, I will reiterate that a crime of this heinous nature -- you can't ignore the fact that there could be some consequences as the child grows older."

The woman faces sexual assault, sexual exploitation and four child pornography charges.

Her name is not being released to protect the identity of the child. …

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