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Man charged in connection with sex assault at long-term care facility

File photo of a York Regional Police cruiser. (File/CITYNEWS)

A recreational coordinator at a long-term care facility in Richmond Hill has been charged after allegedly sexually assaulting an elderly woman.

York police say they were called to the facility on Trench street on Sunday after reports of a sexual assault.

Officer say they were told a staff member allegedly witnessed a worker kissing an 82-year-old woman against her will.

Duane Doucet, 52, of Vaughan has been charged with sexual assault.

Doucet will appear in court on Nov. 18.

Investigators want to ensure there are no other alleged victims and ask anyone with information to come forward.