Annapolis County man found guilty of attempted voyeurism in Greenwood

Published on February 19, 2014
Kentville Justice Centre

A Port George, Annapolis County, man will be sentenced in May after being found guilty of attempted voyeurism.

Joshua Cecil Den Haan, 39, pleaded not guilty on Sept. 3, 2013, to a charge of surreptitiously observing a person in circumstances that give rise to a reasonable expectation of privacy. The matter was adjourned to Dec. 4 for trial.

Evidence was heard and exhibits were entered at the trial. The trial was adjourned to Feb. 18 for the continuation. The accused was present on Feb. 18, when further evidence and another exhibit were entered in the voyeurism trial.

Judge Alan Tufts found Den Haan guilty of attempted voyeurism. The matter has been adjourned to May 1 to allow time for a pre-sentence report to be prepared and for sentencing.

Den Haan committed the offence in Greenwood on May 26, 2013. A publication ban protects the identity of the victim.