Update: Sexual assault, Springfield

Police have located a 12-year-old boy who allegedly sexually assaulted a girl on Thursday, November 21.

The 15-year-old girl was travelling on a train between Darra and Toowong when the boy allegedly interfered with the girl’s clothes and touched her inappropriately, despite the girl’s resistance.

A member of the public who witnessed the assault was able to interrupt the boy’s attempts to continue.

The 12-year-old boy will be dealt with under the provisions of the Youth Justice Act.

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You can report information about crime anonymously to Crime Stoppers, a registered charity and community volunteer organisation, by calling 1800 333 000 or via crimestoppersqld.com.au 24hrs per day.

Quote this reference number: QP1902311747