Australian woman charged with raping 9yo boy

A West Australian woman has been charged with raping a 9-year-old boy.

The 27-year-old was arrested following an investigation by Child Abuse Squad detectives.

She has been charged with  one count of Sexual Penetration of a Child under 13 years of age and one count of Threats to Injure, Endanger or Harm any Person.


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Police allege the woman sexually assaulted the boy, who was known to her, between October and November in 2015.

She is due to appear in a Perth court on August 9.