Man charged with sexual assault offences

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On 20 May 2021, Sex Assault Squad detectives charged a 19-year-old man as a result of an ongoing investigation into alleged sexual assaults.

It is alleged between December 2020 and January 2021, the man sexually and physically assaulted an 18-year-old woman. The man met the woman through a work colleague.

The man from Carramar has been charged with:-
• Three counts of Sexual Penetration without Consent;
• Three counts of Impeded another Person’s Normal Breathing or Blood Circulation by Applying Pressure to Neck (Non-fatal strangulation); and
• One count of Without Consent Distributed an Intimate Image of Another Person.

He is next due to appear before the Joondalup Magistrates Court on 14 July 2021.

The investigation is ongoing and detectives urge anyone with any information regarding this matter to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or make a report online at www.crimestopperswa.com.au

If you are or have been a victim of sexual abuse, or if you have information about someone being abused, please contact police on 131 444.