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Teenager Charged Over Multiple ‘Up-Skirting’ Offences In Bondi

Police have charged a man over several alleged ‘up-skirting’ offences in Sydney’s east.

On Friday, a 58-year-old woman who was working at a premises on Bondi Road, Bondi, reported an incident where a man approached her from behind and used a mobile phone to film up her dress.

Officers from Eastern Suburbs Police Area Command commenced an investigation.

On Friday afternoon,  authorities attended a home in Woollahra and arrested an 18-year-old man.

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A mobile phone seized at the address was examined and numerous videos were located of ‘up skirting’ offences against eight unknown victims.

A small amount of cannabis was also located at the address.

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The man was charged with five counts of filming person’s private parts without consent and nine counts of intentionally recording inmate image without consent as well as possessing a prohibited drug.

He was granted conditional bail and will appear in court later this month.