Katanning arrest

Narrogin Detectives have charged a 27-year-old as a result of their investigation into the indecent assault of a young girl in Katanning yesterday, Wednesday 30 November 2022.

It will be alleged between 12.00am and 12.30am, the man entered a home on Amherst Street where he indecently dealt with a young girl who was asleep in the home. It will be further alleged he rummaged through several rooms in the home, stealing various items.

The 27-year-old man from Katanning has been charged with:-

• Four counts of Indecent Dealings with Child under 13 Years;

• One count of Aggravated Burglary and Commit;

• One count of Steal Motor Vehicle; and

• One count of Stealing.

He is due to appear before the Albany Magistrates Court today, 1 December 2022.

Detectives wish to thank members of the public for their continued assistance in providing information to Crime Stoppers which assists with investigations.

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