Hunt for South Shields charity shop flasher

Prince Edward Road, South Shields. Picture from Google Images.
Prince Edward Road, South Shields. Picture from Google Images.

Police are hunting a pervert who exposed himself in a South Shields charity shop.

The incident happened at 9.15am on Wednesday in a shop in Prince Edward Road.

The man exposed himself but left when challenged by staff.

He is described as early 20s, approximately 5ft 8 inches tall, with curly hair and a beard. He was wearing a grey hooded top, checked shirt and blue jeans.

Anyone with information should contact Northumbria Police on 101 quoting reference 335 270116 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.