Police issue arrest warrant for Karrinyup man charged with child sexual abuse

Police issue arrest warrant for Karrinyup man charged with child sexual abuse

POLICE have issued an arrest warrant for a Karrinyup man charged with child abuse offences.

The warrant was issued after Herman Wilhelmus Peters (63) failed to appear in Perth Magistrates Court yesterday.

He was charged with three counts of indecent dealing with a child under 13 years while volunteering at a primary school in 2005 and 2006.

The girl was eight-years-old at the time of the first offence.

He was also charged with possession of child exploitation material and possession of drug paraphernalia.