A 20-year-old sexual assault case may be one step closer to ending.

James Bay OPP says a 69-year-old Cochrane man was arrested on March 9th for a historical sexual assault case that was filed two decades ago. The man is being charged with several sex-related offences. Police say was held pending a bail hearing.

Anyone with more information on this incident is asked to call James Bay OPP or Crime Stoppers.