Police are seeking the public’s help in identifying a man who masturbated in front of children in Mackay. Picture: Cordell Richardson
Police are seeking the public’s help in identifying a man who masturbated in front of children in Mackay. Picture: Cordell Richardson

Police seek man who performed sex act near children

POLICE are looking for a very thin man who allegedly masturbated in front of children outside a Mackay complex.

It is alleged that about 4.45pm on Monday, a man masturbated in front of children who were seated nearby outside a complex on Bridge Rd.

More Stories:

Coronial probe into death at Mackay Base Hospital

Nine horror animal cruelty cases that shocked Mackay

TRUE CRIME: Eight chilling crimes that rocked Mackay

The man is described as caucasian and very thin, and is believed to be aged between 30 and 40-years-old.

He was described as having a goatee beard, and was wearing dark grey pants and a black shirt at the time of the offence.

Police are currently inquiring about CCTV footage to help identify the man.

Anyone with any information about the identity of the man is encouraged to contact police as soon as possible.

Subscriber benefits:

How to make the most of your digital subscription

Daily puzzles and Sudoku another reason to stay subscribed


WARNING: Stolen car dumped by thieves looking for getaway car

Premium Content WARNING: Stolen car dumped by thieves looking for getaway...

CHINCHILLA residents have been warned to lock up as alleged car thieves are on the...

Where to next for southwest Queensland’s new highway

Premium Content Where to next for southwest Queensland’s new highway

HERE is the plan to get the ‘second Bruce Highway’ off of the ground, and what it...

Huge ‘out of the blue’ donation to Maranoa Toy Run

Premium Content Huge ‘out of the blue’ donation to Maranoa Toy Run

THE Maranoa Motorcyclists Toy Run received a sudden busload of Christmas presents...