Man in court after being accused of incest
A Taranaki man is facing incest charges, after being accused of having sex with his sister.
The man, who cannot be named, is alleged to have had sex with his sibling between December 2016 and September 2017.
He appeared in the New Plymouth District Court on Wednesday, where he faces three charges of incest.
No pleas were entered and the man was granted bail until his next appearance on October 4.
An interim name suppression order was imposed by the court until then.