Police arrest man after approaching children in Meadow Springs

Mandurah Detectives have charged a 48-year-old man after he allegedly approached young girls and he will appear in the Mandurah Magistrates Court this afternoon.

It is alleged about 11.40am on Friday 15 November 2019, he was Quarry Adventure Park located on Pebble Beach Boulevard in Meadow Springs when he approached two female children aged 11 and 12 years outside the toilet block area of the park.

He allegedly dropped a note and an opened condom packet in front of the two girls before walking in the bush area and behind a tree.

After reading the note the girls left the area and advised their parents who contacted police.

The 48-year-old man from Lakelands has been charged with Procure, Incite, Encourage a Child under 13-years to do an Indecent Act.

The investigation is ongoing and detectives urge anyone who knows of any similar approaches made to children in the last few weeks in the Lakelands and Meadow Springs area to contact police.

Anyone with any information relating to this incident is asked to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or report online at www.crimestopperswa.com.au.

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