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Child exploitation charges, Mackay

myPolice on Jun 11, 2018 @ 9:39am

Detectives from the Mackay Child Protection Investigation Unit will yesterday extradited a 23-year-old New South Wales man from Sydney to Mackay on 46 child exploitation charges relating to the alleged grooming of a 13-year-old child.

It will be alleged the man used a carriage service to engage with a 13-year-old girl over a four month period grooming her and exchanging child exploitation material.

A 23-year-old New South Wales man will appear in Mackay Magistrates Court tomorrow charged with 46 offences including 28 counts of use carriage service to cause child pornography material to be transmitted to self, seven counts of use carriage service to solicit child pornography material, seven counts of use carriage service to transmit indecent communication to a person under the age of 16 years, two counts of engage in sexual activity with a child using a carriage service, one count of use carriage service to transmit, make available, distribute, advertise or promote child pornography; and one count of use carriage service to groom person under age of 16 years.