Police hunt for cyclist after spate of indecent exposures

08:34 09 May 2014


Police are appealing for information after a number of indecent exposures in the Cambridge area.

Officers are linking the seven incidents which have occurred in the area since May 1.

There were three incidents on Sunday evening (May 4) in East Road and Ferrars Way. A man on a bike exposed himself to women.

The latest incident happened at about 3pm on Tuesday (May 6) in Coldhams Common. A man on a bike exposed himself.

The offender has been riding a bike in some of the incidents and is described as tanned and often wearing a hooded top.

Patrols have been increased in the area.

Detective Chief Inspector Lorraine Parker said: “These are unpleasant incidents and we want to make people aware so they can be alert.

“I would appeal to anyone with information about these incidents to contact police.

“In particular I would urge anyone who sees this man committing offences to call 999.”

Anyone with any information should call police on 101 or Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.


Welcome , please leave your message below.

Optional - JPG files only
Optional - MP3 files only
Optional - 3GP, AVI, MOV, MPG or WMV files

Please log in to leave a comment and share your views with other Ely Standard visitors.

We enable people to post comments with the aim of encouraging open debate.

Only people who register and sign up to our terms and conditions can post comments. These terms and conditions explain our house rules and legal guidelines.

Comments are not edited by Ely Standard staff prior to publication but may be automatically filtered.

If you have a complaint about a comment please contact us by clicking on the Report This Comment button next to the comment.

Not a member yet?

Register to create your own unique Ely Standard account for free.

Signing up is free, quick and easy and offers you the chance to add comments, personalise the site with local information picked just for you, and more.

Sign up now

More news stories

Night flying is set to begin at RAF Lakenheath

The US Air Force has revealed that the Libyan leader of ISIL was killed by a fighter jet from RAF Lakenheath.

A Magpas air ambulance leaving Wisbech today after a man went into cardiac arrest after being stung by a wasp.

The A47 between Wisbech and Guyhirn was closed this afternoon after a motorist, who is now in a critical condition, was stung by a wasp and went into cardiac arrest, police have said.

The cost of a Blue badge for disabled drivers could go up by 33p a year in Cambridgeshire

A 33p a year rise in the cost of a disabled driver’s blue badge has prompted Cambridgeshire County Council to call for a consultation to find out what the impact of the inflation will be.

Most read stories

Digital Edition

Read the Ely Standard e-edition E-edition