Gordon man to face court for act of indecency

Facing court

A 49-year-old Gordon man will face the ACT Magistrates Court today (Monday, 23 December 2019) charged with committing an Act of Indecency on a person under 16 years.

ACT Policing responded to a report that a man had committed indecent acts in a Tuggeranong department store on Sunday. The man was apprehended a short time later in a nearby store.

If you become aware of an incident, or notice anyone acting suspiciously around a child, contact police immediately on 131 444 or in the case of an emergency call 000.

The quicker police can respond and attend to an incident of this nature, the quicker they can target the area and surrounds to locate the offender.

Media enquiries

Police Media — (02) 5126 9070, act-police-media@afp.gov.au