Investigations underway after boy allegedly approached by man who took photos of him in toilet

Investigations are underway after a young boy was approached by a man who allegedly began taking photos of him inside a shopping centre toilet.

Police said that about 12.15pm yesterday, the 11-year-old boy was with his mother at the Batemans Bay complex when he walked into a toilet.

A man is then alleged to have approached the boy and began taking photos of him on his mobile phone.


The youngster left the toilet and alerted his mother who then reported the incident to police.

Investigations are now underway, with detectives appealing for anyone who may have seen a man acting suspiciously in the area to contact them.