Security officers break up a couple performing sexual act at a Hervey Bay shopping centre.
Security officers break up a couple performing sexual act at a Hervey Bay shopping centre. Annie Perets

Couple caught in public sex act at shopping centre entrance

SECURITY officers were forced to confront a man and a woman in the process of an indecent act outside the main entrance to a Hervey Bay shopping centre on Thursday evening.

The pair were involved in a sexual act in broad daylight, just metres from the major entrance while shoppers walked past.

The man was sitting on a table while the woman was buried in his lap.

Onlookers walking past the incident were visibly shocked.

The officers put their public escapade to an end about 6.20pm.

Security officers break up a couple performing sexual act at a Hervey Bay shopping centre.
Security officers break up a couple performing sexual act at a Hervey Bay shopping centre. Annie Perets

A Stockland Hervey Bay spokeswoman told the Chronicle the couple left the shopping centre after security officers told them to leave.

A witness told the Fraser Coast Chronicle the pair performed the act in front of children.

"The security officers sprinted to break them up," the witness said.

"It was a very odd sight."

The incident was not reported to police.


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