Former Dubbo mayor Ben Shields arrested for alleged historical sexual assault

Zaarkacha Marlan
By Zaarkacha Marlan
Updated June 29 2022 - 12:03am, first published June 28 2022 - 11:30pm
Former mayor Ben Shields has been charged with an alleged historic sexual assault. Picture: Belinda Soole

Former Dubbo mayor Ben Shields has been arrested on charges of historic sexual assault from almost 19 years ago.

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Zaarkacha Marlan

Court and crime reporter at the Daily Liberal. Formerly the sole journalist for the Nyngan Observer, Narromine News and Trangie Advocate. Get in touch via z.marlan@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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