A Toronto Police Officer is facing a charge of sexual assault.
According to the Special Investigations Unit, the 27-year old Sergeant was allegedly involved in an incident dating back to September 24th of last year. It is alleged Sergeant Christopher Heard assaulted woman near Wellington Street West and Blue Jays Way around 1:00 a.m. that morning.
The assault is alleged to have happened in a vehicle during the drive to the complainant’s residence.
Heard is now facing one count of sexual assault.
The officer is required to appear before the Ontario Court of Justice at Old City Hall courthouse in Toronto on April 14, 2016.