Efit Appeal: Indecent Exposure, Pontefract

Police are issuing an Efit of a man they would like to speak with following repeated indecent exposure incidents in Pontefract.

The Pontefract Neighbourhood Policing Team would like to speak with anyone who can identify the man or has information about the latest incident which took place at about 12noon on July 20 on North Baileygate.

It occurred after a suspect approached the 72-year-old victim while she was in her rear garden and then indecently exposed himself.

He ran off after a few seconds when challenged by the victim.

The incident was one of several indecent exposure offences at the address, believed to involve the same suspect.

PC Ian Heaslip of the Pontefract NPT, said:  “Enquiries remain ongoing regarding these serious, repeat offences and we would like to speak to anyone who can help us identify a suspect.

“The victim has been caused understandable distress and it is important we identify and catch this individual.

“Anyone who can identify him or who has information should contact myself, PC Ian Heaslip on 101 referencing crime number 13170337816.

*Information can also be given in complete anonymity to the independent Crimestoppers charity on 0800 555 111.”