Appeal for information following suspicious activity on Wigg Island Date published: 19th August 2019 10.26am

Police are appealing for information from the public after multiple reports of suspicious activity on Wigg Island.

The first incident occurred on Tuesday 16th July  at approximately 11:45am, a man in his 60’s exposed himself to a woman in her 80s as she walked her dog along a path heading towards the Mersey Gateway.

Then, at approximately 12pm on Tuesday 13 August, a man was walking on the opposite side of the canal with his dog when he spotted a man in his 60’s behaving inappropriately in the same area as he first incident.

The suspect is described as being in his 50s or 60s with grey hair and approximately 5' 6" to 5' 7" tall.

He was last seen wearing a green PVC jacket, green baseball cap and brown loafers.

A part of the investigation officers are appealing for the help of the public to help establish the movements of the suspect before and after the offences.

They would also like to hear from anyone who believes they may have been approached by the suspect in similar circumstances while walking on Wigg Island or around this area.

Any further sightings or information in relation to the suspect can be reported to Cheshire Police on 101 quoting IML 457760.

Information can also be passed anonymously by contacting Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.