Topless cyclist exposes himself on York bridge – Police release description
Police are hunting a cyclist aged in his 70s who exposed himself on a bridge in York.
It happened on the Millennium Bridge at about 2.50pm last Tuesday (7 September).
Officers say the man exposed himself by pulling his shorts to one side.
They have issued a description of him. He is
- in his early 70s
- at least 6ft tall
- and of broad build.
At time of the incident he was wearing a black cycle helmet and black shorts. He was not wearing anything on his top half.
He was riding a dark grey city-style electric bike with a chunky frame that the battery appeared to be situated in.
It had panniers on the right-hand side if you were looking towards the bike.
A North Yorkshire Police spokesperson said: “We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident, and if anyone else experienced anything similar.”
Anyone with information that could assist the investigation should contact North Yorkshire Police.
How to help the police
- Call North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2 and ask for Harry Mallett
- Email Harry Mallett here
- Contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or via the website
- Quote reference number 12210199177