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Man charged with procuring teens in Sydney

A man faces child sex offence charges after allegedly procuring teenagers at a shopping centre on Sydney's northern beaches.

Police arrested a 60-year-old man at a Mona Vale shopping centre about 3.30pm on Saturday after reports the suspect approached a child.

The man faces numerous charges and officers will allege in court that he offered two boys, aged 13 and 14, money to conduct sexual acts.

The man was refused bail to appear before Parramatta Bail Court via audio-visual links on Sunday.

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