Coast man charged over sex offences, some involving children

A SUNSHINE Coast man has been charged for a string of sex offences, including three involving children, dating back more than 25 years.

Detectives from the Sunshine Coast Child Protection and Investigation Unit have charged a Buderim man with the historical sex offences following an incident which occurred on Hinchinbrook Island in 1991.

The 58-year-old man is charged with three counts of indecent treatment of a child under 16, four counts of indecent assault and one count of attempted rape.

He is scheduled to appear in Maroochydore Magistrates Court on August 14.

If you have information for police, contact Policelink on 131 444 or provide information using the online form 24hrs per day.

You can report information about crime anonymously to Crime Stoppers, a registered charity and community volunteer organisation, by calling 1800 333 000 or via crimestoppersqld.com.au 24 hours per day.


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