St. Marys Local Area Command
Man Charged With Stalking Teenage Girl– St. Marys
A man will appear in court after allegedly stalking a teenage girl in Sydney’s West on the weekend.
About 3 pm on Saturday 9 January, a 14-year-old Colyton girl was walking from St. Marys Railway Station towards the Great Western Highway when she was allegedly approached by a 36-year-old Colyton man driving a Ford Falcon.
Police will allege that the man offered the girl a lift several times which she declined on each occasion. He allegedly followed her as she walked along the highway for half an hour, attempting to coerce her into the car. Eventually the man drove away from the girl.
The girl reported the matter to St. Marys Police and an investigation was launched.
About 6 am this morning Police attended a home at Colyton and arrested a 36-year-old Colyton man.
He was taken to Penrith Police Station where he was interviewed and charged with stalk/intimidation with intent to cause fear of physical/mental harm.
The man has been granted conditional bail and will appear at Penrith Local Court on Wednesday 3 February 2010.