A 47-year-old man is facing charges in connection with an alleged sexual assault at the OC Transpo Billings Bridge Station on May 12.

A woman, 35, told police she was getting off an OC Transpo bus at 3 a.m. that day when a man grabbed her from behind and touched her inappropriately, police said.

She screamed and he fled on foot, going west through the station's parking lot. Police were called but could not find the suspect.

The 47-year-old man was charged on Thursday with one count of sexual assault.

He was scheduled to appear in court on Friday.

Police are asking anyone with information to contact the sexual assault child abuse unit at 613-236-1222, ext. 5944 or phone Crime Stoppers at 613-233-8477.