Central Coast man charged after allegedly procuring child for sex through Omegle
A Central Coast man has been charged after he allegedly used a video-chat website to try to find underage teenagers for sex.
In a joint operation by the Australian Federal Police and NSW Police, the Umina Beach resident was arrested on Thursday after the Australian Centre to Counter Child Exploitation received a report saying a man on Omegle was using the website to advertise his search for underage children for sexual activity.
Police allegedly linked the IP address and mobile phone number associated with the advertisement to the 23-year-old man.
Investigators received further information from NSW Police that the same man had allegedly been engaging with teenagers to procure them for sexual activity.
After arriving at the man’s home police seized a mobile phone, laptop, and several SIM cards, which …
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