Eden man guilty of child sex offences

Eden man Reinhard "Fritz" Drenkhahn is behind bars after being found guilty of child sex offences this week.

Drenkhahn stood trial in Wollongong District Court on multiple charges relating to two victims, both aged in their early teens at the time of the offences.

On Wednesday, December 4, he was found not guilty on the most serious charge of aggravated sexual assault of a person under 16.

However, he was found guilty on three charges of aggravated indecent assault of a person under the age of 16, and also found guilty on one charge of sexual intercourse with a person aged between 10 and 16.

Drenkhahn was refused bail and is scheduled to be sentenced in Wollongong District Court on February 14.

Separate charges of possessing an unregistered and an unauthorised firearm will also be heard on that date.

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