Joint Investigation Response Squad (J.I.R.T)
Hurstville Local Area Command
Man And Woman Charged Over Alleged Sexual Assault Of Boy
Joint Investigation Response Squad officers have charged a man and woman who will face court today, over the alleged sexual assault of a nine-year-old boy.
About 9.35pm yesterday (Monday 16 November), police arrested a 56-year-old man and a 48-year-old woman at a home in Peakhurst.
The man has been charged with six counts of sexual assault while the woman has been charged with four counts of sexual assault.
The pair has been bail refused to appear at Sutherland Local Court today.
These charges relate to the alleged sexual assault of a nine-year-old boy by the pair, as well as the publishing of images on the Internet depicting the offences.
A search warrant was executed at a home in Peakhurst about 8.20pm yesterday by officers attached to Kogarah JIRT with assistance from Hurstville Local Area Command.
A number of items were seized, including two computers allegedly containing child pornographic images.