Two Casino men in their 20s have been charged over the alleged sexual assault of a Casino teenager on late Friday afternoon.
Two Casino men in their 20s have been charged over the alleged sexual assault of a Casino teenager on late Friday afternoon. Trevor Veale

Men charged over alleged sex assault of teen at Casino

TWO men aged in their 20s have been charged over the alleged sexual assault of a teenager in Casino yesterday afternoon.

Police arrested the Casino men shortly after the incident near a park about 6pm.

Richmond Local Area Command Sergeant Brad Walpole said the girl was walking with friends when they encountered the men.

Sgt Walpole said the alleged offenders were not known to the victim.

After their arrest, the men were held at Casino Police Station overnight before being transferred to Lismore, where they were charged with aggravated sexual assault and indecent assault.

They appeared before Lismore Local Court this morning and were refused bail until Monday.



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