Ottawa Police have charged a man in connection with alleged sexual assaults in the New Edinburgh/North River Road area in Ottawa Saturday morning.

Police say Gavin Sean Griffiths is charged with three counts of sexual assault, two counts of mischief and one count of breach of probation.

They say the incidents occurred on bike and walking paths.

Police say the suspect was riding a bright yellow bike and anyone with information is asked to contact the Ottawa Police Sexual Assault/Child Abuse Section at 613-236-1222 ext. 5944 or call Crime Stoppers toll free at 1-800-222-8477.

Police confirmed Griffiths is the same man convicted of sexual assault in 2013 . He pleaded guilty to pulling down the pants of nine women in Ottawa's west end and Alta Vista neighbourhood.