Man charged in relation to sexual offences against child

Morwell Sexual Offences and Child Abuse Investigation Team detectives have arrested a man following an alleged series of sexual offences against a minor, Victoria Police say.

It is alleged the offences took place between September 2017 and October 2018.

A 53-year-old Erica man was arrested last night.

He has been charged with sexual penetration of a child aged 17 years under care, supervision or authority.

The man has been remanded to appear at Latrobe Valley Magistrates’ Court this morning for a filing hearing.

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