Three people from Kirkland Lake have been charged with over a dozen sex offences against two young people.

Two males, 27 and 35 years old, along with a 33-year-old woman, are being held in custody pending bail.  Their names are being withheld to protect the identity of the victims.

All three of the accused are charged with sexual assault on a person under 16, and making, printing, publishing, or possessing for the purpose of publication child pornography.

In addition to those charges, the 35-year-old man is also charged with incest, voyeurism, and other additional sex and child pornography related crimes.

Victims of sexual assault are not alone. If you need support or know someone that does, there are local resources here to help. You can visit the Victim Services of Temiskaming District website at for assistance. A toll free call can also be placed to the Assaulted Women's Helpline at 1-866-863-0511 where your information will remain anonymous and confidential. If you are in an immediate crisis, dial 9-1-1.