Port Kennedy man arrested for 1999 sexual assault
A 43-year-old Port Kennedy man has been charged with numerous offences relating to the sexual assault of a 19-year-old woman in Tuart Hill in 1999.
It was alleged the victim was alone on the night of July 24, 1999, when the man broke in to her home and tied her hands behind her back before sexually assaulting her.
The man was arrested by detectives attached to the State Crime Operations Squad last Tuesday and charged with three counts of aggravated sexual penetration, one count of aggravated burglary and one count of deprivation of liberty.
Bail was refused and the man was due to appear at the Perth Magistrates Court last Thursday.