Child sex charges: Balcatta man accused of offences against four-year-old

Child sex charges: Balcatta man accused of offences against four-year-old

A 37-year-old Balcatta man has been charged with child sex offences against a four-year-old boy after an investigation by the Child Abuse Squad.

It will be alleged that in July 2016 the man sexually and physically assaulted a boy, who was known to him.

The man has been charged with two counts of sexual penetration of a child, one count of indecent dealing with a child and one count of aggravated assault occasioning bodily harm.

He was due to appear in the Perth Magistrates Court on Thursday.