De Villiers was a medical officer of health for Alberta's north zone for 16 years until July 2020 before accepting a post in British Columbia, according to his LinkedIn profile. "As you know, it's obviously a police matter and we're limited about what we can say as it works its way through the judicial system - as it should".
A spokesperson said the health authority could not comment further on Tuesday, and directed questions to the RCMP. We will be appointing a temporary interim CMHO tomorrow (Wednesday) to function for the week, and Dr. Sue Pollock will be in the position starting next week. The health authority covers more than 215,000 square kilometres spread out across the entire southern Interior and the Kootenays, including cities like Kamloops and Kelowna.
The Interior Health Authority's top doctor has been arrested on sex charges against a youth in Alberta.
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Harris also said a US anti-corruption task force would work with local prosecutors to punish corrupt actors in the region. She was tapped for the role at the end of March as the number of migrants looking to cross the US border surges.