A former foster carer has been charged with sexually assaulting a teenage girl in his care in NSW.
The 60-year-old was arrested last Friday after Child Abuse Squad detectives launched an investigation after receiving reports a 14-year-old girl had been indecently assaulted.
Police will allege in court the man sexually and indecently assaulted the girl, and supplied her with cannabis, while she was in his care.
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He has been charged with two counts of aggravated indecent assault, sexual intercourse with a person aged 14-16 years, and supply prohibited drug to a child.
Alternative care arrangements have since been made for the young girl.