Appeal for witnesses following indecent exposure in Wellingborough


Police officers are appealing for witnesses after reports of an incident of indecent exposure in the area behind Shearwater Lane in Wellingborough.

The incident took place between 2.30pm and 3pm on Sunday, July 25, as a 14-year-old girl was walking through an alley, she spotted a man standing near some bushes looking at her, who then indecently exposed himself.

The girl walked off, however the man followed her, which caused her to run until she lost sight of him.

He is described as mixed raced, in his mid-20s, and of a slim build with dark coloured hair in braids, which were about two inches long. He was wearing a dark coloured tracksuit.

Officers would like to speak to anyone who may have seen a man hanging around the Shearwater Lane area acting suspiciously or who have been approached in similar circumstances.

Anyone with information is asked to call Northamptonshire Police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

Incident number: 21000419567