Australia Homeless return to Flinders Street station

20:50  11 january  2017
20:50  11 january  2017 Source:   MSN

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Dozens of homeless people set up camp at Flinders Street Station . Photo: Jamiee Carstairs. Homeless people have set up camp again along Flinders Street just hours after they were moved on. 3AW Drive Program Reporter Jamiee Carstairs went down to speak with the returned homeless . She tells 3AW's Nick McCallum over a dozen people have 'set up shop'. "There were a couple of guys doing visibly doing drugs on the footpath," says Jamiee. Click PLAY below to hear more from 3AW Drive's Jamiee Carstairs.

AAP on January 12, 2017, 3:31 am. Share Tweet Whatsapp Email. Share. Homeless return to Flinders Street station - Yahoo7. Pinterest. Tumblr. Homeless people sleeping rough outside Flinders Street station who were moved on by council officers so concrete could be cleaned have returned to the area. The rough sleepers were asked to move from Flinders Street station on Wednesday so a concrete area could be cleaned. The City of Melbourne denied claims the efforts to move them were linked to the Australian Open.

Homeless people sleeping rough outside Flinders Street station who were moved on by council officers so concrete could be cleaned have returned to the area.The rough sleepers were asked to move from Flinders Street station on Wednesday so a concrete area could be cleaned.

The City of Melbourne denied claims the efforts to move them were linked to the Australian Open.

Asking homeless people to move so footpaths can be cleaned is not linked to preparations for the upcoming Australian Open, the City of Melbourne says. © Nine News Asking homeless people to move so footpaths can be cleaned is not linked to preparations for the upcoming Australian Open, the City of Melbourne says. The council said officers regularly monitored sites used by people sleeping rough and kept the areas tidy.

Victorian Attorney-General Martin Pakula said Wednesday's operation was "certainly" not related to the tennis and the state government is doing "a great deal" to tackle homelessness.

Man arrested following sexual assault in Sydney CBD .
A man has been arrested after sexually assaulting a woman in Sydney’s CBD earlier this week. Police said a 27-year-old man made sexually offensive remarks to a woman he had been following on George Street at around 3pm on Wednesday. It’s alleged the man made threats to members of the public when he was confronted. Police said the man was involved in another incident, where he committed an act of indecency next to a woman. It’s alleged the man sat next to a woman who was sunbathing in Alfred Park, Surry Hills, on January 8 at about 1.50 pm, when the act was committed.

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