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Man charged over sexual assault - Surry Hills

Thursday, 06 April 2017 09:30:39 AM

A man has been charged after an alleged sexual assault at Surry Hills last week.

About 11.55pm on Friday 30 March 2017 a 19-year-old woman was sexually assaulted on Christie Lane, Surry Hills, by a man not known to her.

The incident was reported to police from Surry Hills Local Area Command, who commenced an investigation.

Following inquiries, about 4.50pm yesterday (Wednesday 5 April 2017), police arrested a 22-year-old man on Salisbury Road, Camperdown.

He was taken to Surry Hills Police Station, where he was charged with aggravated sexual assault – deprive liberty, and assault occasioning actual bodily harm.

He was refused bail to appear at Central Local Court today (Thursday 6 April 2017).