75yo man from Mandurah district charged with string of historical child sex abuse charges

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Child Abuse Squad detectives have charged a 75-year-old man from the Mandurah district following an investigation into reports of child sexual abuse which spanned over a 35 year period.

It is alleged from 1980 to 2015, the man sexually assaulted three girls who were aged between seven and 12 at the time of the first offences.

The 75-year-old now faces a total of 14 charges including two counts of sexual penetration of a child under 13, two counts of knowingly sexually penetrated a child who is a lineal or defacto relative and one count of incest by male. 

The man will appear in the Perth Magistrates Court today with police to oppose bail.




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