School teacher in Western Australia has been charged with 23 sexual offences relating to accusations of molesting a teenage girl.
The girl, who police confirm was a pupil of the teacher, alleges that the abuse began in July 2015, when she was just 15, and it continued on until May of this year.
The woman has been charged with multiple offences including sexual penetration of a child and persistent sexual conduct with a child under 16 years of age.
WA Police state -
Child Abuse Squad detectives have charged a 26 year old woman as a result of their investigation into sexual assault allegations.
The offences were reported on the evening of Friday 27 May and the woman was arrested on Saturday 28 May 2016.
It will be alleged the woman committed 23 sexual offences against a girl between July 2015 and May 2016. The girl was 15 years of age at the time of the first offence.
It will be further alleged the woman committed these offences whilst a teacher of the victim.
The woman has been charged with:-
- 15 counts of Sexual Penetration of a Child over 13 years and under 16 years of age;
- Two counts of Sexual Penetration of a Child over 16 years under their Authority;
- Five counts of Indecently Deals with a Child over 13 years and under 16 years of age and
- Once counts of Persistent Sexual Conduct with a Child under 16 years of age.
She is due to appear in the Midland Magistrates Court on 14 June 2016.
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