A 79-YEAR-OLD man has been charged with sexually assaulting a six-year-old girl on the NSW Far South Coast.
The attack is alleged to have taken place at a property near Jindabyne in November 2012.
Following lengthy investigations, officers from the Child Abuse Squad arrested the elderly man this morning.
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He was taken to Cooma Police Station and charged with aggravatedly sexually assaulting a child under the age of 16; indecently assaulting a child under 16; and, three counts of inciting a victim under 10 to commit an indecent act.
The 79-year-old man was refused bail and scheduled to appear before Cooma Local Court today.