Man seen filming children outside Sydney childcare centre

Police are on the hunt for a man allegedly seen filming children from outside a childcare centre in Western Sydney yesterday.

Officers say that around 11.50am, children were playing in the outside area of childcare centre in Guildford when a staff member noticed a man allegedly pointing his phone at the kids over the fence.

The children were immediately taken inside and police were contacted.


Investigations are now underway to identify the man.

He is described as being about 40 years old and of Mediterranean/Middle Eastern appearance, with a bald head, a mole on his left cheek and a tattoo of writing on his forearm.

Anyone with information is urged to come forward.