eFit released by police after boy is ‘touched inappropriately’


eFit of a man police would like to speak to in connection with an incident in Pan Estate

Hampshire Police have released an e-fit image of a man they would like to speak to after a suspicious incident at Pan Fields in Newport.

At some point between 17:00 and 18:00 on Wednesday (13th June) a man spoke to 3 boys who were playing football. As they left a 12-year-old boy was touched inappropriately over his clothing on his bottom by the man. The boys ran home and no-one was hurt.

Officers are carrying out regular patrols in the area and no other similar reports have been received.

The man was described by the boys as:

  • White with a pale complexion
  • Around 50 years-old
  • 6ft tall and Stocky build
  • Medium length straight blonde hair with a side parting
  • Dent in his right cheek and small amount of blonde hair on his chin
  • A swollen hand
  • Wearing a bright blue t-shirt with big writing, dark green shorts and was wearing trainers
  • Carrying a bright yellow tent which had been folded into a circle and two green carrier bags

If you have any information relating to this case, you can call Police on 101 quoting reference ‘44180220974’, or contact Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.