Police have charged a man with sexually abusing a 14-year-old girl last year.
Police have charged a man with sexually abusing a 14-year-old girl last year.

Cops charge man after alleged sexual abuse of 14-year-old

POLICE have charged a teenager with sexually abusing a 14-year-old girl in Palmerston last year.

Investigators allege the 19-year-old molested the girl in September last year and he has been charged with two counts of engaging in sexual intercourse with a child under 16.

Detectives from the Child Abuse Taskforce took charge of the case and arrested the man on the morning of March 17.

He was remanded in custody to face the Darwin Local Court on Thursday.

jason.walls1@news.com.au

 

Originally published as Cops charge teen after alleged sexual abuse of 14-year-old



Up for grabs: Five iconic Bundy region businesses

Premium Content Up for grabs: Five iconic Bundy region businesses

A number of well-known Bundaberg businesses are up for sale

FULL LIST: Bundaberg Magistrates Court appearances today

Premium Content FULL LIST: Bundaberg Magistrates Court appearances today

Here is a list of matters listed at Bundaberg Magistrates Court on Thursday.

QAS called to Burnett Heads bicycle crash

Premium Content QAS called to Burnett Heads bicycle crash

Crews were called to the scene just after 5.30am.