Vernon physiotherapist pleads guilty to nine counts of sexual assault

Crown and defence seeking a joint 18-month conditional sentence.

A Vernon physiotherapist pled guilt to nine counts of sexual assault in Vernon Provincial Court today.

Stephen Witvoet, 47, was accused by 16 women who claimed he sexually assualted them between 2009 and 2016. All victims are over the age of 18.

Crown and defence seeking a joint 18-month conditional sentence.

READ MORE: Vernon physiotherapist accused of sexual assault facing new charges

More to come.

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