Manhunt after man flashes genitals at woman in Killingworth

A woman reported that a man had flashed his genitals at her in West Bailey, Killingworth.

Police are appealing for any information that may lead to them finding a man wanted in connection with a disturbing report of indecent exposure in Killingworth.

An investigation was launched after police received a report that at around 5 pm on October 24, a 28-year-old female was approached by an unknown man in West Bailey, Killingworth after getting off a bus.

The woman reported being approached from behind by the man, who then removed his clothing and exposed his genitals, before fleeing from the scene on foot.

Officers have carried out a number of enquiries so far, including a review of CCTV and speaking with witnesses, however, now they need the public’s help.

Police are looking to speak to this man

As part of their investigation, officers have today (Wednesday) released the images of a man they would like to trace. He was in the area at the time of the incident and could have valuable information that may assist the ongoing investigation.

The man, or anyone who recognises him, is asked to contact police via the ‘Tell Us Something’ page of their website or by calling 101 quoting crime number 125841C/22.