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MAN ARRESTED OVER ALLEGED SEXUAL ASSAULT OF 11-YEAR-OLD GIRL

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A 47-year-old man has been refused bail, charged with the alleged abduction and sexual assault of an 11-year-old girl earlier this week.

Newcastle Police Superintendent Brett Greentree and Detective Superintendent John Kerlatec addressed the media this morning, here’s some of what they had to say.

Georgia Maher will have more in NBN News tonight at 6.

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YESTERDAY: A 47-year-old man has been arrested in relation to the alleged sexual assault of a young girl at Adamstown Heights earlier this week.

The man was arrested during a vehicle stop on Beaumont Street at Hamilton at around 12:15 this afternoon.

He was taken to Newcastle Police Station, and is expected to be charged later today.

READ MORE: 11 YR OLD GIRL SEXUALLY ASSAULTED DURING FIVE HOUR ORDEAL

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    That’s good they finally caught him good job thumps up.