An Ottawa police officer has been charged with obstructing police and is expected to make a court appearance later this month.

Cst. Samson Vo, 27, was charged after an incident that occurred on June 8. He was suspended from duty on June 13.

Police spokesman Cst. Marc Sousy said he could not comment on the specifics of the case.

Vo is scheduled to appear in court on Dec. 19.