A SOUTHAMPTON man has been charged in connection with a child sexual offence.

Frank Salmon, of Harbourne Gardens, West End, is accused of arranging or facilitating the commission of a child sexual offence on Thursday June 23.

The 54-year-old was arrested by Specialist officers from the South East Regional Organised Crime Unit.

He was remanded in custody to appear at Southampton Magistrates’ Court on Friday, June 24 where he was bailed to appear at Southampton Crown Court on July 22.

Anyone concerned about their thoughts or behaviour towards children or those of someone else, should seek help and support via the Stop it Now! confidential helpline on 0808 1000 900. Further support is available from the Lucy Faithfull Foundation.  

If offences have been committed, call 101 or 999 in an emergency. 

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