Gareth Ward excused from next court appearance

April 5, 2023 11:02 am in by


Kiama MP Gareth Ward, has been excused from attending on the next occasion, after charges were heard in Sydney’s Downing Centre.

Judge John Pickering SC presided as Mr Ward faced five charges, he’s accused of indecently assaulted a 17 year old boy at Meroo Meadow in February 2013, and sexually assaulted a man in his mid-20s in Sydney in September 2015.

Mr Ward has pleaded not guilty to all charges, the matter has been adjourned until April 13.

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