Qld man charged with trying to entice young boys after exposing himself

A man has been charged after he exposed himself to three young boys and attempted to make them leave with him in Edmonton yesterday.

Police said around 4.30pm, a man approached three boys, aged between 9 and 13, on a walking path behind Luisa Street.

The 68-year-old exposed himself to the youngsters before allegedly attempting to entice them to go with him.


The boys ran to a nearby home and police were called.

Following investigations, officers took a man into custody at a home  in Edmonton a short time later.

He has been charged with one count of indecent treatment of a child under 16 and three counts of attempted indecent treatment of a child under 16.