Police search for man after alleged 'indecent act' on walkway

Police are trying to find a man who allegedly performed an indecent act on a walkway in Nelson....
Police are trying to find a man who allegedly performed an indecent act on a walkway in Nelson. Photo: Getty Images
Police are trying to find a man who allegedly performed an indecent act while on a walkway in Nelson.

The incident happened on the walkway on Annesbrook Drive about 8am on May 11.

Police say the man is of a medium build, in his 20s to 30s, and has short dark hair and tanned skin.

He was wearing dark coloured clothing and drove a black van with a large, fluffy, black dog inside.

Anyone with information that could help in identifying the person is asked to contact police on 105 and quote file number 220512/3662.

Alternatively, information can be given anonymously via Crime Stoppers on 0800 555 111.

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