Ottawa police have charged a 48-year-old driving instructor after an alleged sexual assault during a lesson.

Police said they were called to a west Ottawa home on Tuesday with a report a teenage woman had been inappropriately touched by her instructor.

The Ottawa man has been charged with one count of sexual assault and one count of sexual exploitation.

He was scheduled to appear in court for a bail hearing on Friday.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Ottawa police’s sexual assault/child abuse unit at 613-236-1222, ext. 5944 or Crime Stoppers at 613-233-8477.