Transport driver faces charges for inappropriately touching passenger with disabilities, police say

Transport driver faces charges for inappropriately touching passenger with disabilities, police say
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A Madison man faces sexual assault charges after video showed him inappropriately touching a woman with cognitive disabilities, police said.

Dwain L. Sykes, 53, of Madison, has been charged with second-degree sexual assault of a mentally ill victim following an investigation by the Madison Police Department’s Special Victim’s Unit.

Sykes had been employed as a transport driver, according to a release by the Madison Police Department. The victim was a passenger of his this past September, police said.

Officers said surveillance video played a key role in helping detectives put together their case.

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