07/04/2012 06:25 EDT | Updated 09/03/2012 05:12 EDT

Alberta health-care worker charged with sex assaults against disabled patient

EDMONTON - Edmonton police have charged a health-care worker with sexually assaulting two patients.

Investigators say the alleged assaults happened over the past two years at a long-term care home on the city's south side.

One of the alleged victims is a 33-year-old man who is severely disabled.

The other is a man who has since died.

Police arrested 25-year-old Brandon Harper on Tuesday.

He faces three counts of sexual assault.