A 72-year-old Palmerston man faces court docket charged with a number of sexual offences towards youngsters after a mom and her two daughters accused the person, identified to them by means of their spiritual group, of sexual assault towards the ladies.

He faces 4 counts of indecency with a teenager (underneath 16 years), one rely of act of indecency with a teenager (underneath 10 years) and two counts of assault.

Police say the alleged offending occurred in 2022 and 2023 and arrested and charged the person following his arrest at dwelling and charging yesterday (January 27) by officers from the Sexual Assault and Little one Abuse Crew.  


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Ian Meikle, editor