Police have charged a 24-year-old man in connection to the sexual assault of a five-year-old girl at a home day care in Thornhill.

Investigators said the girl was assaulted on several occasions at the daycare on Green Bush Road in the Steeles and Yonge area.

The man has been charged on three counts, including forcible confinement.

Cyril Gayola appeared in court on Tuesday.

Police believe there may be more victims.