Hunt is on to catch man who is exposing himself to women in Leamington and Warwick

Police believe four recent cases of indecent exposure are linked

Wednesday, 7th April 2021, 6:21 pm
Updated Wednesday, 7th April 2021, 6:24 pm

Police believe four recent cases of indecent exposure in Leamington and Warwick are being carried out by the same man.

And now they are appealing for help to catch the suspect.

The following incidents have been reported to police:

Warwickshire Police's map of the recent cases of indecent exposure.

- At around 6.40am on Thursday February 25, by the junction of Franklin Road and Landor Road, Whitnash.

- Between 5.45am and 5.55am on Tuesday March 2, on Gainsborough Drive near the junction of St. David’s Close.

- At 5.45am on Tuesday March 16, on St Mary’s Road in the direction of Sydenham.

- At 5.45am on Thursday March 25, by the walkway to Pericles Close by Ophelia Drive, Warwick Gates.

On each occasion, the suspect has approached women, spoke to them and them exposed himself. There have been no reported physical assaults.

The suspect is described as a tall male between 6ft and 6ft 6ins, believed to be aged in his 20s or 30s, with dark hair. It is believed he travels on foot.

Det Insp Ruby Nailor said: “We have reviewed all of the above offences and currently believe they may have been committed by the same suspect.

“As such, we’re appealing to anyone who may have been in the stated locations at the time and witnessed any suspicious activity, or who may have dashcam or doorbell footage in these areas.

“Officers are conducting additional patrols in these areas and a number of enquiries are currently ongoing.

“If anyone has any information, please call 101. Anyone who sees an exposure taking place is asked to call 999."