Man to face sex charges

Last updated 05:00 31/07/2014

Relevant offers

Crime

Howick driving charge name suppression lifted Stalker filled petrol tank with concrete Police seek Upper Hutt axe attack evidence Knickers and knick-knacks nicked Crash driver given 10-month ban No bail for woman charged over meth-soaked towelettes 'Dungeon' businessman jailed over sex offences Sex-video teen groper may escape conviction Man accused of indecent assault at Hamilton Lake in court Teen hospitalised after Hamilton assault

A 55-year-old Oamaru man is facing 48 historic sexual abuse and assault charges.

The man was given name suppression when he appeared in the Timaru District Court on Tuesday.

He faces charges of sexual violation by rape, sexual violation by unlawful sexual connection, performing an indecent act with intent to offend, performing an indecent act, indecent assault, attempted sexual violation by rape, attempted sexual violation by unlawful connection, assaulting a female and assault with a weapon. The offending is alleged to have occurred between 1999 and 2011.

The man has been remanded on bail to reappear in the Timaru District Court on August 21.

Ad Feedback

- The Timaru Herald

Special offers

Featured Promotions

Sponsored Content