Man faces court over child grooming claims

A TIVOLI man has appeared in Ipswich Magistrates Court after being charged with serious child sex offences.

Keith John Mobbs, 50, was charged on January 7, 2016 with two counts of child grooming with the intent to engage in a sexual act.

He was also charged with child grooming with the intent to expose them to an indecent act.

The alleged offences occurred between December 19, 2015 and January 7, 2016 at Tivoli.

The matter was mentioned briefly in court on Thursday and was adjourned until March 9.