Banksia Grove: man (34) allegedly indecently photographed boy (7)

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A MAN has been charged for allegedly encouraging his girlfriend’s seven-year-old son to perform an indecent act and then photographing it in Banksia Grove.

Police allege the 34-year-old man was left in care of the child when the incident happened on July 2.

Investigators charged him with the offences of aggravated indecent dealing with a child under 13 and aggravated indecent recording of a child under 13.

He has been remanded in custody and is due to face Joondalup Magistrates Court on August 29.