Midland massage therapist charged with sexual offences

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Midland Detectives have charged a male massage therapist as a result of their investigation into alleged incidents against female clients by him.

The man works at a therapeutic massage and acupuncture business in Midland and it is alleged in 2021 and 2022, the man sexually assaulted two female clients during their massage session.

The 64-year-old man from Leeming has been charged with:-
• Two counts of Sexual Penetration without Consent; and
• One count of Attempted Sexual Penetration without Consent.

He has been bailed to appear before the Midland Magistrates Court on 24 June 2022.

The investigation is ongoing and detectives urge anyone with information relating to this matter, or any similar incidents, to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or 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.

Women who have concerns they have been a victim of an assault but who do not wish to speak to police can seek support from the Sexual Assault Resource Centre (SARC) on 6458 1828.