U.K. Crime Scene : Woman, children witness lewd act in park
IPSWICH — Ipswich police are looking for a man suspected of committing a lewd act at Holywells Park.
A 35-year-old woman and her two young children were walking through the park about 1 p.m. Sept. 27 park when they saw a man sitting on a bench and committing a lewd act while looking at a magazine, according to a news release from the Suffolk Constabulary.
Fearing for her safety, the woman quickly walked away and alerted police. After a search, police were unable to find the suspect, the release stated.
The incident has been linked to other similar incidents that have occurred in the park this year. Officers are increasing patrols in the area.
The suspect is described as a white male in his 30s, about 5 feet 10 inches tall with very short hair and a medium build. He was wearing blue jeans and a track suit top at the time of the incident.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the Ipswich Police Station at 01473 613500 or anonymously through Crimestoppers at 0800 555 111.
Man shoplifts MP3 players from Tesco supermarketEYNESBURY — Police are looking for a man who walked into a Tesco supermarket in Eynesbury and walked out with seven MP3 players that he did not pay for.
The suspect apparently hid the MP3 players under a bag of chips in a basket between 6 and 7 p.m. on Sept. 14, according to a news release from the Cambridgeshire Constabulary. The man then jumped into a blue Rover Metro driven by an accomplice, the release stated.
The two men, described as being in their mid-20s, were followed briefly by a witness.
Anyone with information on the theft is asked to contact police at 0845 456 4564.
Gas station loses cash, DVDs, lottery tickets in break-inEATON SOCON — More than 13,000 pounds worth of goods and cash were stolen last month from a gas station in Eaton Socon.
Thieves broke into a Texaco station overnight on Sept. 2 and absconded with cash, lottery tickets, cigarettes and DVDs, according to a news release from the Cambridgeshire Constabulary.
Investigators are looking for witnesses or anyone with information on the crime. They can contact the St. Neots Police Station at 0845 456 4564 or anonymously through Crimestoppers at 0800 555 111.