A 45-year-old West Valley City man was charged in 3rd District Court on Thursday with sexual battery and lewdness in relation to to an attack on an undercover West Valley City police officer.

The man allegedly grabbed the officer's buttocks and genitals on Sept. 12 while the officer was on patrol at the Jordan River Parkway. The man then exposed himself, according to documents filed in court Thursday.

Based on the probability of future harm to the community, a warrant has been filed for the man's arrest.

If caught and convicted, he could face jail time and fines for the Class A and Class B misdemeanors.