British Transport Police are appealing for witnesses to come forward after a man exposed himself to a woman onboard a train travelling between Wimbledon and Waterloo on Sunday, 7 August at 6:10am
Officers would also like to talk to anyone who may have information about a further incident where the same man exposed himself to another woman whilst travelling on a Shepperton to Waterloo service on Wednesday, 28 September around 11:17pm.
PC Mark Payne, from BTP’s Crime Action Team would like to talk to anyone who may recognise the man pictured;
“In the first incident, which happened at 6.10am on Sunday 7 August, a 32-year-old woman from Morden noticed a man staring at her from across the carriage.
“The victim tried not to make eye contact with the man, but when she looked down she could see that he had exposed himself and was performing a sexual act.”
“She alerted police when she left the train at Waterloo station.”
PC Payne continued;
“In the second incident, which happened around 11.17pm on Wednesday, 28 September, a 29-year-old woman from Lambeth was travelling on board the 23.11 Shepperton to London Waterloo service when she noticed a man was sitting across the aisle to her was performing a sexual act.
“Thankfully, offences like this are rare on the rail network but they are completely unacceptable and we treat them very seriously.
“This was an intimidating experience for both victims and we are determined to do all we can to catch the person responsible.
“Do you recognise the man pictured? Are you the man himself? If you have any information that could assist our investigation, we would like to hear from you.”
Anyone with information should contact BTP on Freefone 0800 40 50 40 quoting reference B11/LSA of 7/12/11.
Information can also be passed anonymously to the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.