Police charge woman over sexual assault of two teenage boys near Maitland

A woman will appear in court today charged over the alleged sexual assault of two teenage boys near Maitland.

In September this year, detectives from the Child Abuse and Sex Crimes Squad commenced an investigation into the alleged sexual abuse of two boys by a woman who was known to them.

Following extensive inquiries, a 29-year-old woman was arrested at a home near Maitland just after 1.30pm yesterday (Tuesday 6 October 2020).

She was taken to Maitland Police Station and charged with intentionally sexually touch child (between 10 and 16 years), two counts of have sexual intercourse with child (between 14 and 16 years), two counts of have sexual intercourse with child (between 10 and 14 years), two counts of common assault and self-administer/attempt self-administer prohibited drug.

Police will allege in court that the woman sexually assaulted two teenage boys at a home near Maitland between August and September this year.

The woman will appear at Maitland Local Court today (Wednesday 7 October 2020).

Investigations are continuing.

The Child Abuse and Sex Crimes Squad is comprised of detectives who are specially trained to investigate matters against children and adults, including sexual assault, serious physical abuse, and extreme cases of neglect.

Anyone with concerns about suspected child abuse or exploitation should call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or use the Crime Stoppers online reporting page: https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au.

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