Reports of man seen exposing himself at Sleaford railway station

Rail transport news.
Rail transport news.

Police are urging witnesses to come forward after a man is alleged to have indecently exposed himself on the platform at Sleaford railway station.

The Standard has been told the incident occurred around 8am yesterday (Wednesday) as the station was busy with commuters.

According to reports, a man was seen exposing himself and allegedly carrying out a sexual act, however, British Transport Police say they have not, as yet, received a report or complaint about the incident from members of the public.

A British Transport Police spokesman said: “We do not accept that sort of behaviour and would urge people to come forward and report it. You can phone in or text if you did see anything, otherwise we cannot investigate it.”

Call 0800 40 50 40 or text 61016. In an emergency call 999.

This incident comes after a man was reportedly seen ‘touching himself’ on Sleaford railway station on October 8.

A police spokesman said: “A man was seen acting suspiciously or strangely in the vicinity of Sleaford railway station at around 1pm on Thursday October 8.

“A 17-year-old girl and her female friend became uneasy at the way he was looking at them and touching himself. He did not approach the girls. He drove away in a blue or grey people carrier type vehicle. A registered number was taken but does not relate to a vehicle of that type.”

That man was described as in his 30’s, with shaggy hair and a beard. He was wearing a dark grey tee shirt, dirty tracksuit bottoms and brown shoes.

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