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Police hunt for man who poked head into female cubicle


A hunt is on for a man who followed two young girls into a public toilet at City Oval on Easter Saturday.

It’s alleged the man poked his head under the door of a cubical occupied by one of the girls just after midnight before leaving the scene.

Detective Senior Sergeant at Ballarat Sexual Offences and Child Abuse Investigation Unit Brett Cady says it’s an alarming incident.

"The description of the potential defender is a caucasiab male, early 20s with dark brown curly hair. If anyone was in the vicinity near the City Oval around that time we ask those people to make contact," he said.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Crimestoppers.