A local taxi driver has been charged after an alleged sexual assault of a 16-year-old boy.

Yellowknife RCMP arrested the taxi driver after receiving a complaint about the assault. They charged the driver with sexual interference and sexual assault.

46-year-old Abdullahi Ali is set to appear in court on June 4th.

Anyone with information on this incident is asked to call Yellowknife RCMP or contact Crimestoppers.