Woman arrested over NT sex offences

Police have arrested a 61-year-old woman for historic sexual offences dating back 46 years.

It will be alleged the woman sexually assaulted a child twice between 1973 and 1974 in Alice Springs.

It will be further alleged she indecently assaulted another child in 1983 in Alice Springs.

The woman was arrested from a Central Australian outstation by detectives from the Child Abuse Taskforce.

She was charged with indecent dealing with a child under 16 and attempting to commit an infamous crime

The woman will appear before the Alice Springs Local Court on May 22, 2019.