Man to front court on sex charges

Townsville Bulletin - - Inside Today -

A MAN will ap­pear in Townsville Mag­is­trates Court to­day af­ter be­ing charged at the week­end for an al­leged sex­ual as­sault that oc­curred seven months ago in Ayr.

A po­lice man­hunt was launched af­ter the sex­ual as­sault of a 28-yearold woman on Au­gust 22 last year.

The woman was walk­ing along Wilm­ing­ton St be­tween 3-4am when she was al­legedly at­tacked by a man.

The man, 20, was charged with two counts of rape, and one count each of de­pri­va­tion of lib­erty, as­sault oc­ca­sion­ing bod­ily harm and wil­ful dam­age.

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