Man reportedly ‘exposed’ himself after being told to leave Herts shop

A man has been arrested following an ‘indecent exposure’ outside a Hertfordshire shop.

At around 7.45am on Tuesday (January 5) a man was asked to leave a store on Waterhouse Street in Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire.

Once outside, he reportedly exposed himself and the police were called.

Police are now appealing for witnesses and information surrounding the incident.

A 20-year-old man from Luton was arrested on suspicion of indecent exposure. He has been released under investigation while enquiries continue.

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Police investigator Daryl Allwood said: “Our investigation is continuing at this time and, as part of this, we would like to hear from anyone who witnessed this incident, saw anyone acting suspiciously in the area at the time or has further information which could assist our enquiries.

“If you are able to help I can be contacted directly via email at daryl.allwood@herts.pnn.police.uk.”

You can also report information online at herts.police.uk/report, speak to an operator in our Force Communications Room via their online web chat at herts.police.uk/contact or call the non-emergency number 101, quoting crime reference 41/954/21.

Alternatively, you can stay 100 per cent anonymous by contacting the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 or via their untraceable online form at crimestoppers-uk.org.

HertsLive – Hemel Hempstead