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Alex Simpson, a teacher has been charged with alleged preparation online. A teacher at an elite school in Sydney has faced court on child custody charges.
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Alex Simpson, 39, was arrested near Trinity Grammar on Summer Hill on Thursday afternoon, just after school rang.
Police say the father-of-two fell into an online trap set by detectives from the Child Abuse and Sexual Crime Group Internet Child Exploitation Unit.
He allegedly sent sexually explicit photos and messages to someone he believed to be a 13-year-old girl.
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The father-of-two is accused of sending explicit messages to someone he believed to be a 13-year-old girl. Credit: provided
Police say the driving occurred while Simpson was on the school grounds.
In a statement, Trinity Grammar principal Adrian Farrer said none of these acts were committed against a student at the school.
Simpson’s home was searched, where police said they seized clothing and other electronic items for further examination.
Acting Detective Chris Goddard described the charges as significant.
“These are important accusations – a person in a position of trust, like a teacher, engaged in this type of activity,” he said.
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The 39-year-old did not apply for bail on Friday at Burwood Court.
He was detained until the end of October.