HONOLULU - A former Honolulu Police Department officer has been indicted on seven counts of sexual assault, according to court documents.

Teddy Van Lerberghe is accused of having sex with a minor who is less than 14 years old.  The alleged offenses happened over a 4-year span.  His alleged victim will turn 18 this year.

Van Lerberghe is free on $100,000 bail.  He is scheduled to appear in court on Thursday.

Van Lerberghe spent nine years on the force in HPD.  HPD cannot comment on why he was fired from the department last May.