Police hunt man filming up young girls skirt in Andover

Police are appealing for information after a suspicious incident in Andover on Wednesday, March 1.

A 15-year-old girl was walking on the footpath behind KFC on the Enham Retail Park between 8.30am and 9.15am.

A man was reported to be walking close behind her and filming beneath her skirt with his mobile phone.

The man ran off in the direction of the railway underpass on Newbury Road and King Arthurs Way.

He is described as follows:
• Around 6ft tall
• Tanned skin
• Short hair which was dark on top, shading to grey at the sides
• Bushy eyebrows and a big nose.
• Wearing black work boots and dark jeans and a black waist length jacket
• Spoke with a foreign accent

PC Neil Plascott said:

“This is a concerning incident which we are taking very seriously, with extra patrols taking place in the area.

“I would like to speak to anyone who was in the area at the time of the incident or has seen anyone matching the description of the man. If you have any information, please call 101 quoting 44170077422.

“I would also like to speak to anyone who may have been the victim of an incident of this kind in the past couple of weeks.

“Children and parents should remain vigilant and aware of personal safety. Report any suspicious people or incidents to police via 101 or 999 or a trusted adult.”

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