CHILD Abuse Squad detectives arrested a 50-year-old Dudley Park man on Wednesday, June 29 as a result of their investigations into an offence committed against a child.
It will be alleged in 2013 the man sexually assaulted a four-year-old boy who was known to him.
The man has been charged with sexual penetration of a child under 13 years of age.
He has been bailed to next appear in the Perth Magistrates Court on September 23.
If you are or have been a victim of child abuse, or if you have information about someone being abused, call police on 131 444.