Man charged with sexual assault - Rockdale

Monday, 27 March 2017 09:10:19 PM

Police have arrested and charged a man in relation to the sexual assault of a woman in Sydney’s south last week.

Shortly after 12.30am on Monday 20 March 2017, a woman had left Rockdale Railway Station and was walking along King Street, Rockdale, when she was grabbed from behind.

The woman told police a man sexually assaulted her then ran east along King Street.

Police have conducted extensive investigations since then and attended a home at Brighton Le Sands about 1.20pm today (Monday 27 March 2017).

A 42-year-old man was arrested as he arrived at the location by car and was taken to St George Police Station.

He was charged with sexual assault and refused bail to appear at Sutherland Local Court tomorrow (Tuesday 28 March 2017).

Inquiries are continuing.