Man pleads guilty to step-granddaughter assault

A 65-year-old Far South Coast man has pleaded guilty to indecently assaulting his step-granddaughter.

The matter was heard in Bega Local Court last week, who can not be identified for legal reasons.

The man will be sentenced in Bega Local Court on January 23 after pleading guilty to four counts of indecent assault, which took place earlier this year.

He was arrested on August 19 following an investigation by the NSW Police specialist child abuse squad and taken to Bega Police Station.