Halifax Regional Police are looking for a taxi driver accused of sexually assaulting a female passenger in Dartmouth early Sunday morning.

The 22-year-old woman says she hailed a van cab near Salter Street around 4 a.m. She told police the man drove her to Leaman Drive, then touched her without her consent as she was exiting the vehicle.

The taxi driver is described as a soft spoken Middle Eastern man, about five-foot-eight with a thin build, black hair, a scruffy beard and a big nose.

Anyone with information on the incident is asked to contact Halifax Regional Police or Crime Stoppers.