Elderly man charged with rape, indecent treatment of young boys in Qld

An elderly man has been charged following investigations into the indecent assault of two young boys in Queensland.

Police allege the 72-year-old assaulted the boys, who were known to him, on the Sunshine Coast and Morayfield between 2009 and 2011.

Following ongoing investigations, detectives have since charged with man with five counts each of rape and indecent treatment of a child under 16, three counts of indecent treatment of a child under 12 and one count of attempted rape.


He is due to appear in the Caboolture Magistrates Court on January 24.