Man arrested after bizarre act on motorway


A man has been arrested and charged following calls from the public about a naked male masturbating and filming people’s reactions.

At about 2pm on Saturday, January 14 Police attended the M4 Motorway at Russell Street, Emu Plains where they stopped and spoke to a fully-clothed 56-year-old man driving away from the scene.

His vehicle was searched and a number of items were recovered including a camera that was confiscated by police.

The male was placed under arrest and charged with ‘willful and obscene exposure’ and ‘commit act of indecency’.

A search warrant was executed for a property in North Richmond where a number of items were seized.

He is set to appear in Penrith Local Court on Monday, February 6.

Emily Newton

Emily Newton is the Weekender’s police and political reporter. Emily is also the Weekender’s Senior Journalist.