Child care indecent assault charges

March 4, 2023 3:54 am in by

Conditional bail’s been granted to a 20 year old man accused of indecent assault on children ahead of a May 16th court appearance in Burnie.

On Wednesday afternoon, he’s claimed to have made contact with the kids through the fence of a North West child care centre.

Staff of the centre took immediate action to ensure the safety of all the children in the centre, and the man was removed from the area.

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All children and families involved have been provided with appropriate counselling and support.

Investigations are continuing and the child care centre is continuing to assist police with their enquiries.

Police wish to reassure the public that this is an isolated incident and necessary actions are occurring to ensure ongoing safety of children in the community.