Man in court on historic child sex charges
A man charged with historic child sex offences in Tom Price appeared before court this month.
Eric Millard, 73, has been charged with indecently assaulting a three-year-old girl over a period of seven years from 19791986. The girl, who was three at the time of the first alleged offence, was known to him.
Appearing in Perth Magistrate’s Court on October 7, Mr Millard and his lawyer requested that the case be remanded for further legal advice until November 4.
Mr Millard’s bail was also extended.
The man, now living in Forrestfield, has been charged with 24 counts of indecent dealing with a child under 14.
Midland detectives arrested Mr Millard as a result of an investigation into historic child abuse allegations.
If you are or have been a victim of child abuse, or if you have information about someone being abused, phone police on 131 444.