Albany Court hears historical sexual assault case

An 86-year-old man has been charged with ongoing sexual assaults against a girl between 1974 and 1981.

Police will allege the girl was seven-years-old when the assaults started and was also known to the man.

The man is due to appear in the Albany Magistrates Court today to face three counts of unlawful carnal knowledge of a minor under 13 years of age.

The investigation is ongoing and police have urged anyone with information to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000, or make a report online at

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