The newest charges stem from incidents reported to have happened between November 2011 and December 2012, according to the new indictment obtained by News Center 7’s John Bedell.
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Court records show Ward has been ordered to appear in court on the new charges.
Ward was previously released from jail after posting bond following his arrest earlier this year.
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If convicted, he could be sentenced to life in prison.
The alleged assaults with five of the victims occurred within the course of his employment. The sixth victim is a minor.
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Ward’s trial is scheduled to begin on Nov. 12.