Update: Suspicious behaviour, Maroochydore

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Police have charged a 27-year-old man following investigations into the alleged inappropriate filming of a woman at a clothing store in Maroochydore last month.

It will be alleged a man used a phone to film a woman while in change rooms at the sports clothing store on Maroochydore Road between 12.30pm and 1pm on January 7.

A 27-year-old Coes Creek man has been charged with one count of recording in breach of privacy and is due to appear in the Maroochydore Magistrates Court on March 20.

Please note – the offence allegedly occurred at a shopping complex on Maroochydore Road and not at a plaza on Horton Parade as previously stated.

If you have information for police, contact Policelink on 131 444 or provide information using the online form 24hrs per day.

You can report information about crime anonymously to Crime Stoppers, a registered charity and community volunteer organisation, by calling 1800 333 000 or via crimestoppersqld.com.au 24hrs per day.

Quote this reference number: QP1900045306


Suspicious behaviour, Maroochydore

Police investigating the inappropriate filming of women in public are appealing for anyone who can help identify a man who may be able to assist with investigations.

The incident is alleged to have taken place on Thursday, January 7 between 12.30pm and 1pm inside a sporting and clothing store at a shopping complex on Maroochy Boulevard.

Initial investigations suggest the man may have filmed women without their knowledge.

The man was confronted by a woman inside the change room before fleeing the Maroochydore Road centre.

Police are appealing for anyone who may have witnessed or has been a victim of the inappropriate behaviour to report the matter.

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NOTE: This post has been updated with a correction to the store location which originally stated the incorrect shopping complex.

If you have information for police, contact Policelink on 131 444 or provide information using the online form 24hrs per day.

You can report information about crime anonymously to Crime Stoppers, a registered charity and community volunteer organisation, by calling 1800 333 000 or via crimestoppersqld.com.au 24hrs per day.

Quote this reference number: QP1900045306

 
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