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Police in Kendal are appealing for the community’s help as they investigate a reported indecent exposure.At 3.46pm on Friday 14 September, police received a report of a man acting suspiciously in the area of Vicarage park in Kendal. After receiving this report from a member of the public, police later received two separate reports from parents who stated that a man had indecently exposed himself in front of their 9 year old girls.
A police spokesperson said: “We are investigating after receiving reports that a man exposed himself in the vicinity of children on Friday.
“It is believed that the man was challenged by a parent and he left the area in a car described as a purple ‘jeep-style’ vehicle.
“We are appealing for the community to help us trace this man. He is described as white, of a slim build, aged in his 60s with receding grey hair.
“We are making local enquiries and examining CCTV in the area but if you were in the vicinity and witnessed any suspicious activity or if you think you recognise the description of the man involved, please contact Kendal police by calling 101.
“You can alternatively provide information to Crimestoppers anonymously by dialling 0800 555 111.”