An Iluka man has been charged with indecent assault on an 11-year old girl in Yamba on Thursday last week.
Investigators were told that the girl was approached by an unknown man who engaged in conversation with her before indecently assaulting her at a discount store, in a shopping centre in Treelands Drive.
Following enquiries detectives arrested a 50 –year –old at a home in Iluka on Sunday.
The man was taken to Grafton Police Station and was charged with two counts of indecent assault. He was bail refused and faced Grafton court on Monday.
Investigations are continuing.