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Newfoundland and Labrador police officer Doug Snelgrove guilty of sexual assault

Newfoundland and Labrador police officer Doug Snelgrove guilty of sexual assault
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The woman testified the Royal Newfoundland Constabulary officer drove her home in a police car from a St. John s nightclub and assaulted her in her living room.

Snelgrove was on duty and in uniform at the time.

This was his third trial for the charge, following a successful appeal of an acquittal in 2017 and a subsequent mistrial.

Demonstrators have been outside the provincial Supreme Court building in downtown St. John s since 10 a.m., chanting and holding up signs in support of the complainant.
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