Two St. John’s men charged with sexual assault opt not to apply for bail yet

Two St. John’s men who police say worked together to sexually assault multiple boys under the age of 16 have opted not to apply for bail just yet.

Tony Humby and Bruce Escott were arrested more than a week ago for alleged sexual violence against local youth dating back to 2007.


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Rosie Mullaley is an award-winning journalist who covered the justice beat in St. John’s for many years. A veteran reporter, who spent over three decades with the province’s daily newspaper, she enjoys telling a wide range of stories, from human interest pieces to sports to hard-hitting news and developments that affect citizens in their communities. When she isn’t tracking down the news, she is a talented musician who plays keyboard and guitar and is lead vocalist for the four-piece band Trails End. One of the province’s most respected journalists, she is also the proud mother of two wonderful boys.
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