NT man charged over child sex offences at primary school

A MAN has been arrested and charged with a number of child sex offences following a string of incidents at a primary school in the Northern Territory.

The 49-year-old man is accused of having “indecent dealings” with a number of female students at Palmerston Primary School over the past 12 months.

It remains unclear what position the man held at the school.


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He has since been charged with four counts of indecent dealings with a child under 16 years and another three counts of attempted indecent dealings with a child under 16.

The school has been in contact with parents and has urged anyone with information to contact police.

The 49-year-old man was expected to appear in Darwin Local Court today.