Man allegedly raped young boy while his parents slept in nearby room

A man has been charged over the alleged sexual assault of a young boy in Sydney’s west last year.

The 64-year-old was arrested at a home unit at Westmead about 9.45am yesterday following ongoing investigations into reports a young boy had been sexually assaulted.

The man was taken to Parramatta Police Station and charged with sexual intercourse with a child under 10.


Police say it’s alleged the young boy was sexually assaulted while his parents slept when staying at the man’s home in December 2015.

He was refused bail and appeared at Parramatta Local Court yesterday, where he was formally refused bail to reappear at the same court on Thursday 25 August.

Investigations are continuing.