Man charged after alleged sexual and physical assault on Armadale woman in her 70s

POLICE have charged a man after an alleged sexual assault on a woman in her 70s in Armadale yesterday afternoon.

Around 1.40pm, the woman confronted the man on her property on Church Road, before he allegedly physically and sexually assaulted her.

The 38-year-old Mt. Lawley man has been charged with two counts of aggravated sexual penetration without consent.

He was also charged with single counts of count of aggravated assault, aggravated burglary, indecent assault and committing an indecent act with the intention to insult or offend.

He is due to appear before Armadale Magistrates Court today.