Police hunt flasher who exposed himself to teens near Washington school

A flasher who exposed himself to two teenagers in a subway near to a Wearside school is being hunted by police.

Friday, 29th January 2016, 11:02 am
Updated Friday, 29th January 2016, 11:09 am
Police are hunting a flasher who exposed himself to two teens in Washington

The teens were walking through the subway in Biddick Lane, in Columbia, Washington, yesterday at around 4.30pm when the man exposed himself.

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He is described as being aged around 40 to 50 years old, bald and wearing a grey hooded top and jeans.

Neighbourhood Inspector Steve Pescod said: "The incident happened near to the school and we know parents will be concerned. We are speaking to the school to offer suitable advice and will have extra officers in the area this afternoon and into the early evening."

Anyone with information about the identity of the man is urged to contact police on 101 quoting reference 739 2801516 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.