Elderly Tennis Coach Allegedly Sexually Assaulted 12-Year-Old Student
A Sydney tennis instructor has been charged with the alleged sexual assault of a 12-year-old girl he was coaching.
The tennis coach, a 71-year-old man, was arrested at a reserve on Sydney's North Shore about 1:15 pm on Wednesday, following an extensive police investigation.
He was taken to Chatswood police station where he was charged with 11 counts of intentionally sexually touching a child between 10 and 16 years and seven counts of intentionally doing a sexual act with a child between 10 and 16 years.
Police allege the man sexually assaulted the 12-year-old girl while they were travelling across NSW for tennis tournaments between July and December this year.
The man has been refused bail and will appear before Hornsby Local Court on Thursday.
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