Man wanted for sexual assault of a dependent adult

Charles Ward, wanted by police for felony sexual assault of a dependent adult. 

Police are looking for a man wanted for felony sexual assault of a dependent adult, according to officials. 

Charles Ward allegedly assaulted Vic, a male who has cerebral palsy, in a bathroom at an assisted living center in San Leandro. The suspect worked at the center, Novellas Developmental Services. 

Vic’s only way of communicating is by nodding his head. Ward allegedly went into a bathroom stall and masturbated and performed oral copulation on Vic.

Police have issued a $125,000 warrant for Ward’s arrest. 

Contact Detective Jennifer Sells (510) 667-7721 or your local law enforcement agency with any information that may help lead us to his arrest.