A man accused of several sexual assaults in the downtown St. John's area in 2012 has pleaded not guilty to all charges against him.

Sofyan Boalag, 34, is facing more than 20 charges, including sexual assault causing bodily harm, assault with a weapon, sexual assault, and carrying a concealed weapon.

He is accused of sexually assaulting five women and one girl under the age of 16.

A trial date hasn't been set.