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.


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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.