Indecent exposure in North Shields

A YOUNG girl was the victim of indecent exposure in North Shields this week.

Between 8.05am and 8.20am on Wednesday December 19 a man exposed himself to young girl on Tudor Avenue in the town before running off.

A 47-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of exposure, however officers continue to ask anyone who was in the area at the time of the offence and may have seen the incident to come forward.

Anyone with information is asked to contact officers in North Shields on the 101 non-emergency number.