Jail deferred for elderly child abuser rendered 'no danger to others' by dementia

Rex Martinich
Updated October 14 2022 - 3:47pm, first published 3:45pm
Wagga District Court. Picture: File
Wagga District Court. Picture: File

An elderly man who sexually abused his grandchildren has been sentenced to five-and-a-half years in jail but was not taken into custody due to advanced dementia.

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Rex Martinich

Rex Martinich

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Journalist for the Daily Advertiser in Wagga Wagga covering politics and data. Mobile: 0437 853 137 Email: rex.martinich@dailyadvertiser.com.au

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