Halifax District RCMP is investigating two reports of indecent acts that occurred in Fall River and Wellington yesterday afternoon.
At 4:38 p.m., RCMP responded to a complaint of a male masturbating in the woods while watching children at a playground on Parkside Ave., Wellington. The man is described as white, approximately 50 years of age, six feet tall, clean shaven, wearing a dark long sleeved shirt or hoodie. He was seen driving away from the area in a dark, older model mini van.
At 4:56 p.m., RCMP responded to a second complaint at a soccer field on Foster Ave., Fall River where a male was exposing himself to children playing in the field. The suspect’s description was similar to the man in Wellington, however he was wearing a toque at the time of the incident. In both incidents, the man did not attempt to speak with the children.
If you can identify the suspect or have any information on this crime, please call Halifax District RCMP at 902-244-7208. Members of the public can also contact Nova Scotia Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS ( 8477), or by texting TIP202 +your message to `CRIMES`(274637) or by Secure Web Tips atwww.crimestoppers.ns.ca Calls to Crime Stoppers are not taped or traced and if police make an arrest and lay charges based on a tip, callers qualify for a cash award.
The investigation is continuing.
Source: Media Release