Man fronts court after masturbating in public

A MAN has fronted the Mackay Magistrates Court for public masturbation.

Brad William Simpson was charged with the indecent act on Wood St as well as failing to give his full and proper name to police on March 8, the court heard.

Defence solicitor Dave Ritchie, of ATSI Legal Services, said Simpson had other matters to face in court on April 20.

Magistrate Ross Risson adjourned the matter until then.


First of three workshops held for bushfire management

First of three workshops held for bushfire management

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