Ottawa massage therapist faces sexual assault charge

An Ottawa massage therapist is facing a sexual assault charge. 

52-year-old John Ackerman has been charged with one count of sexual assault, after an incident with a woman in her early 20's back in March of this year. 

Ackerman was alone with the woman at the time during his line of work. 

He is expected to appear in show cause court today. 

Police believe there are more victims and are asking them to contact Ottawa Police. 

Anyone with information is asked to call Ottawa Police at 613-236-1222, ext. 5760. Anonymous tips can be submitted by calling Crime Stoppers toll-free at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS).