Teen charged after woman allegedly sexually assaulted in motel room

An 18-year-old has been charged after a woman was allegedly sexually assaulted at a motel in Jindabyne last week.

Police said that on Thursday 25 August, a 19-year-old woman contacted officers to report she had been sexually assaulted the previous evening.

Following ongoing investigations, detectives yesterday arrested an 18-year-old man.


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He was charged with sexual assault and refused bail to appear in Queanbeyan Local Court today.

The alleged sexual assault is believed to have occurred in a motel room, police said in a statement.