NSW man charged with sex abuse of girl

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A man is accused of sexually abusing a 13-year-old girl he knows in central western NSW.

Detectives arrested the 22-year-old at a home in Bathurst on Tuesday.

He was charged with five counts of aggravated sexual assault, three counts of intentionally sexually touching a child aged between 10 and 16, three counts of indecently assaulting a person under 16, two counts of assault with intent to have sexual intercourse with a child, two counts of intentionally inciting a child to perform a sex act on them, and attempted sexual intercourse with a child aged between 10 and 14.

He was refused bail to appeal in Bathurst Local Court on Wednesday.