An influencer has been charged with recording and sharing a sex act with multiple men without their consent.
Ruby Campbell Macarthur, 24, has been charged with intentionally recording an intimate image and distributing it without their consent.
Macarthur, from Port Macquarie, NSW, has several media and horse training enterprises and thousands of online followers.
The offence allegedly occurred in the Port Macquarie region in October.
Ruby Campbell Macarthur (pictured), 24, has been charged with intentionally distributing an intimate image without consent and intentionally recording an intimate image without consent
The influencer’s defence told the court she would apply and attempt to have her case dealt with under mental health legislation
The intimate image allegedly recorded was a ‘sex act involving five to six males’, police said in documents tendered to Port Macquarie Local Court, The Mid-North Coast News reported.
Macarthur appeared in court on Wednesday dressed in a white suit, high heels and dark sunglasses.
She was told to remove her glasses as per the rules of the courtroom.
The defence suggested she would apply and attempt to have her case dealt with under mental health legislation.
Magistrate Georgina Darcy however was not prepared to adjourn the case unless there was an indication of a plea, in case the bid to have it diverted was unsuccessful.
The defence told the court Macarthur intends to plead guilty in the event the application was knocked back.
The case has been adjourned to January 25.