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Kyabram man faces 19 child sex charges

By Ivy Jensen

A KYABRAM man has been charged over historical child sex offences.

The 69-year-old was arrested by Bendigo's Sexual Offences and Child Abuse Investigation Team on Wednesday, May 20.

He was charged with 19 sex-related offences stemming from 1999-2004.

The charges involve one male victim, who was aged between 10 and 16 at the time.

The man was bailed to appear in Echuca Magistrates Court on Tuesday, May 26, for a filing hearing.

The matter was adjourned to Bendigo Magistrates Court on August 19 for a committal mention.