Albion Park youth worker faces four indecent assault charges

An Albion Park youth worker who allegedly slapped a 15-year-old girl on the bottom and fondled her breasts while working as her carer in the Shoalhaven has appeared in court.

Lee Griffin, 39, faced Nowra Local Court on Monday charged with two counts of aggravated act of indecency and two counts of aggravated indecent assault.

The incidents are alleged to have occurred on three different dates in Nowra in September last year.

One is said to have occurred sometime between 1am and 4am, another between 10pm and 11.59pm

The charges allege Griffin slapped the girl on the bottom on one occasion and rubbed her on the breasts on another occasion.

Griffin has pleaded not guilty to the charges and will reappear in Nowra Local Court on August 16.