Squad steps up hunt for school flasher
PUBLISHED: 05:42 12 October 2006 | UPDATED: 10:01 24 May 2010
POLICE officers are putting extra men on the beat to catch a man who has indecently exposed himself near a Weston School
POLICE officers are putting extra men on the beat to catch a man who has indecently exposed himself near a Weston School.The man aged in his 40s has exposed himself to pupils of Wyvern Community School four times during the last two weeks.Police officers have rearranged shift patterns to patrol around the school on the Bournville estate to arrest him.Wyvern Community School headteacher Andy Russell said pupils had reported seeing a man indecently exposing himself.He said: "I'm aware of the situation and we do have support mechanisms in place for students affected by these incidents."I hope he is caught and dealt with firmly in the correct manner."The man has a large build, is bald with grey hair on the sides of his head.He was wearing a grey top and blue jeans when spotted on September 24. Witnesses reported he had a sweaty complexion.Sgt Gareth Starr said: "We want to speak to anyone who has seen this man and we will be carrying out extra patrols around the school.