An 18-year-old man has been charged with the alleged physical sexual assault of a woman on the main street of Tennant Creek on Tuesday night.
After investigations by members of the Tennant Creek Investigations Unit, police say they swiftly arrested the alleged offender Wednesday afternoon.
He was taken to the Tennant Creek Watch House where police it is expected he will be charged with aggravated assault and sexual intercourse without consent. Police will advise of the offender’s court date once charges are laid.
This article appeared in Tennant & District Times, 11 March 2022.