The Northern Territory Joint Anti-Child Exploitation Team (NT JACET) arrested a 68-year-old man in a community within the Katherine Region yesterday.
Members from Northern Territory Police and the Australian Federal Police executed a search warrant at the man’s residence, locating a mobile phone containing child abuse material.
The man was arrested without incident and has been charged with:
- s474.22 - Transmit child abuse material
- s474.22A - Possess or control child abuse material
He was remanded in custody to appear in Katherine Local Court today.