Man charged over sickening sexual assault of teen girl in Sydney laneway

A man has been charged after a 19-year-old woman was sexually assaulted in a sickening midnight attack at Surry Hills last week.

Police said the shocking assault occurred just after 11.55pm on Friday 30 March, as the teenage girl was walking along Christie Lane.

Following investigations into the attack, police yesterday arrested a 22-year-old man at Camperdown.


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He was taken to Surry Hills Police Station, where he was charged with aggravated sexual assault, deprive liberty and assault occasioning actual bodily harm.

He was refused bail to appear at Central Local Court today.