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Man charged with wilful exposure, Cairns City


Cairns detectives have charged an 18-year-old Kanimbla man after he allegedly exposed himself to a group of high school students waiting at a Sheridan Street bus stop at around 3.10pm on October 13.

Multiple calls were made to police, officers immediately attended the area and took the man into custody on the corner of Grove and Sheridan Streets. He was later charged with wilful exposure and is scheduled to appear in the Cairns Magistrates Court today.

Detectives will conduct further investigations following witness accounts that the man allegedly grabbed and hugged two female students.