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Police Appeal After Teenager Exposes Himself
Police in Poole are appealing for witnesses and anyone with information to come forward after a teenager indecently exposed himself in the Parkstone area of the town.
They’ve now released an E-fit of the person they’re looking for.
The incident, in which a teenage boy exposed himself to a 25-year-old Bournemouth woman, happened inside a business address along Ashley Road near the junction with Albert Road, at around 1.30pm on Thursday, 24 February 2011.
The business is not being identified.
Police Constable Karen Douglas, of Poole police, said: “Following further enquiries, I am now able to release an e-fit of the teenager responsible.
“This was an upsetting incident for the victim and I would appeal to anyone who recognises this boy to contact police urgently.”
The offender is white, aged around 13 or 14, about five feet three inches tall, of a very skinny build, with short blonde hair.
He was bare-chested and wearing sports trousers at the time of the incident.
He was accompanied by another boy, also white, aged 13 or 14, and around five feet three inches tall. This boy was of an average build, with chubby cheeks and darker blonde hair.
PC Douglas continued: “I am appealing for witnesses, and anyone with any information about the two boys responsible, to contact me as soon as possible.
“I would also like to hear from anyone who saw two boys matching this description in the Ashley Road area last Thursday afternoon.”
Witnesses and anyone with information should call Dorset Police in confidence on 01202 22 22 22 quoting incident number 24:261. Alternatively, call the free and anonymous Crimestoppers line on 0800 555 111 where mobile phone tariffs may apply.
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