GP faces court over child sex allegations

Police say they posed as mother of 11-year-old girl in undercover online investigation

A NSW GP is facing court for allegedly planning sexual relations with an 11-year-old girl, and her mother, following an online police ‘sting’ investigation.

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Dr Murray Govan, a doctor in Coffs Harbour, was arrested earlier this month outside a hotel in Parramatta in Sydney’s west by Strike Force Trawler detectives.

Officers posing as the mother of an 11-year-old girl had begun chatting with the alleged offender online about sexually explicit acts he wished to perform on both of them, a NSW Police statement says.