Ottawa women's basketball coach charged with sex offenses against woman under 18

A 62-year-old Ottawa women's basketball coach has been charged with numerous sexual offenses against a woman under the age of 18.

Dejan Tanasijevic is a well-known coach and personal trainer in the women's basketball community.

Police say Tanasijevic was training a woman under the age of 18 and provided her with a recovery massage, during which he allegedly sexually assaulted her.

Tanasijevic is charged with sexual assault, sexual exploitation, and forcible confinement.

He is scheduled to appear in court August 19.

Police are concerned there may be more victims. Anyone with information is asked to contact Police.