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QUEENSLAND MAN EXTRADITED OVER ALLEGED 2009 SEXUAL ASSAULT

A 29-year-old man from Queensland has been extradited to NSW over the alleged historical sexual abuse of a boy on the Central Coast. Police commenced an investigation following reports a young boy was sexually assaulted by a man known to him in 2009. With the assistance of Queensland Police, a 29-year-old man was arrested at Rockhampton on Wednesday, and he was subsequently extradidted to NSW. He appeared at Central Local Court yesterday, and was charged with two counts of aggravated sexual assault of a victim under 16. Police will allege the man sexually assaulted the boy – then aged seven – when visiting at his home. He will reappear in court next week.

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NEIGHBOURS HELP ELDERLY WOMAN IN CENTRAL COAST HOUSE FIRE

An elderly women has suffered burns to her face and legs in a house fire on the Central Coast overnight. Shortly after 2am, emergency services responded to reports of a house fire on Mimosa Avenue, Saratoga. Neighbours had worked to gain entry to the home, an off-duty firefighter helping the 93-year-old. Fire fighters were able to extinguish the fire a short time later. The woman was treated at the scene before being taken to hospital for treatment of burns to her face and legs. The off-duty firefighter was also treated for smoke inhalation. The fire is not being treated as suspicious.

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