Massage therapist charged with sexual assault

Lethbridge Police have charged a 53-year-old massage therapist with sexual assault.

On November 28, 2018 a 34-year-old woman attended the police station and reported she was sexually assaulted during a massage earlier in the day. The allegations involve inappropriate touching. Following further investigation the male was subsequently charged. 

Cyprien Mudenge, 53, of Lethbridge, is charged with one count of sexual assault. Mudenge is scheduled to appear in court Jan. 10.

Mudenge was dismissed from his employment and at this time there is no evidence to suggest there are any additional victims, however anyone with information is asked to contact police at 403-328-4444.

No further information will be released.