Man arrested over alleged historic sex assaults

A MAN has been arrested on historical child sex offences in Kempsey dating back 35 years.

Police charged him with seven offences following the alleged sexual assault of two young girls.

He was arrested when he arrived at Kempsey police station on Friday night.

Police allege the offences happened between December 1977 and April 1991 on a rural property and in the man's car in the Kempsey area.

The man was refused bail to appear in Port Macquarie Local Court today.

Police are now asking any further victims or others with information on the assaults to contact them via Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

The man was charged with.

* Attempt to carnally know girl under the age of 10 years,.

*Four counts of assault female and commit act of indecency age less 16 years.

* Two counts of sexual assault (category three) person less 16 years of age.

* Common assault.

*Sexual assault (category four) indecent act with person less 16 years.

*Sexual intercourse with person under the age of 10 years.

*Sexual intercourse with person 10 or over and less 16 years.

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