An Ottawa police officer has pleaded guilty to assaulting four women he met online, as well as threatening to dispose of one woman's body if he ever caught her cheating on him.
Const. Eric Post was initially charged with 32 criminal offences involving seven women. The charges included sexual assault, forcible confinement and uttering threats. During a virtual court hearing Thursday, Post pleaded guilty to four charges of assault and one charge of uttering threats.
According to the agreed statement of facts presented to court, the incidents involved women Post had met through online dating platforms. The women cannot be identified due to a publication ban.