A 22-year-old male gymnastics coach from Windsor, Ont., has been charged with sexual assault following complaints to police by two of his teen students.

The girls alleged they had been sexually assaulted over a period of three years in Essex County.

The accused, who worked previously at a fitness centre, faces two counts of invitation to sexual assault, two counts of invitation to sexual touching and one count of sexual interference.

He is due to appear in court on May 17.


With files from The Canadian Press