PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – A former Pittsburgh Police recruit is facing charges for allegedly sexually assaulting two girls.
The Attorney General’s Office arrested Cyrus Sukhadia following a tip from the city police bureau.READ MORE: Sinkhole Shuts Down Busy Bellevue Intersection, Crews Working On Repairs
According to the criminal complaint, his phone was seized in an unrelated investigation. While searching the phone, police uncovered “potential unlawful conduct” with two minors.
Investigators say Sukhadia had sex with two 15-year-old girls last year.
They say he pretended to be a police officer when he made contact with both girls.READ MORE: Amazon Air Begins Daily Cargo Service At Pittsburgh International Airport
He is charged with unlawful contact with a minor, involuntary deviate sexual intercourse, indecent assault and corruption of minors.
He was released from custody after posting $75,000 bond.
A preliminary hearing is scheduled for Dec. 29.MORE NEWS: Computer Chip Shortage Causing A Slow Down In The New Car Market