Appeal after man commits indecent act on bus in Plumstead

Police are appealing for help after a man touched himself inappropriately on a 469 bus in Plumstead. The man then left the bus in Abbey Wood.

The incident occurred around 5pm on Tuesday 2nd March. A woman in her 30s observed the man staring at her while touching himself.

Close up of suspect

The victim is reported as being frightened and shocked by the incident.

Anyone who knows the man is asked to call police on 101 or Tweet @MetCC quoting 5545/2MAR.

Another option to remain anonymous is to ring Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 or visit Crimestoppers.

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    2 thoughts on “Appeal after man commits indecent act on bus in Plumstead

    • Eww men like this need to be put on a register and publicly shamed. We should have an option of whether we want to associate with such people. This kind of behaviour will escalate. Clearly a deviant individual.

    • You’re right when you say this behaviour escalates – it’s a common theme in serial offenders that they start with these sort of small “allowances”, like exposure or this sort of public display. Once this behaviour doesn’t have the same thrill, the offender allows themselves a little more and a little more. Very few offenders go straight to extreme and serious offences, which is why we have to stop behaviour like this before it goes further.

      The good news is, he has been identified!


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