Child exploitation arrest in the Western suburbs of Adelaide

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This is a joint media release between the Australian Federal Police and South Australia Police.

Detectives from the Joint Anti Child Exploitation Team (a partnership between South Australia Police's Special Crimes Investigation Branch and the Australian Federal Police) arrested a 70-year-old man from the Western suburbs yesterday, Monday 2 July, for communicate with the intention of procuring a child for sexual activity.

The man was granted police bail and will appear in the Adelaide Magistrate Court on 8 August 2018.

Members of the public who have any information about people involved in child exploitation material are urged to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or online at


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