12/30/2015 04:20 EST | Updated 12/30/2015 06:59 EST

Bill Cosby Mugshot Released, Comedian Charged With Sexual Assault

The actor has been charged with sexual assault.

Authorities in Pennsylvania released a mugshot of comedian Bill Cosby on Wednesday afternoon. The 78-year-old actor has been charged with aggravated indecent assault in a 2004 case involving former Temple University employee Andrea Constand.

Cosby was released on Wednesday afternoon after posting a US$1-million bail.

Dozens of women have come forward and accused Cosby of sexual assault in incidents dating back several decades.


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