Arrest over historic child sex offences in Hills, SA

A southern suburbs man was arrested today in relation to historical child sexual abuse, according to SA Police.

Detectives from Special Crimes Investigation Branch’s Royal Commission Response Team this morning arrested the 72-year-old man for historical child sexual abuse offences allegedly committed against two children in the Adelaide Hills between 1991 and 1992.

He was charged with rape, two counts of indecent assault and two counts of gross indecency.

The man has been bailed to appear in the Adelaide Magistrates Court on 15 November.

Members of the public who have any information regarding historical sexual offences within institutions are urged to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

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