Mandurah: Man pleads not guilty to offences against minors

AN ELDERLY man pleaded not guilty in Mandurah Magistrates Court on Friday to three counts of attempting to sexually penetrate children under the age 13 and eight counts of indecently dealing with children under the age of 13.

The man stands accused of committing the offences against three different girls from 1997 to 2010.

Police claim the offences took place in Mandurah and the Wheatbelt.

He will appear in Perth Magistrates Court on May 20 for a trial allocation date.