Man exposes genitals and perform '˜lewd act' to female dog walker at Bradlaugh Fields in Northampton

Police are hunting for a man who exposed himself to a woman out walking alone at Bradlaugh Fields.

Monday, 14th November 2016, 1:10 pm
Updated Wednesday, 16th November 2016, 4:50 pm

The victim was walking alone in Bradlaugh Fields, at about 4.10pm on Tuesday, November 8, when the incident happened, roughly 200 metres north of the playground.

The offender was first seen when he appeared within arms-reach behind her with his private parts exposed. When the woman challenged him, he then performed a lewd act.

He is described as being white, aged 19-23 with a round “baby face”. He was 5ft 7in, pale, with shoulder-length brown hair that had tight curls. He was wearing a white shirt with a dark sleeveless top over it and pale blue jeans.

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PC Tamlin Rees, who is leading the investigation, said: “We would urge people to be vigilant and to think about carrying a torch if necessary. If anyone has any information or has experienced something similar we would urge them to call us immediately.”

Anyone with information is asked to contact Northamptonshire Police on 101. Alternatively, they can call independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.

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