Halton Police are looking to identify a suspect who allegedly exposed himself in Oakville.
The incident took place on Aug. 18 at 5:20 p.m.
That’s when a female was walking her dogs through the wooded trails near Sherwood Heights and Kingsway drives.
She saw a man in the area.
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A short time later, the suspect approached the victim and began talking.
When she replied to the male she noticed his genitals were exposed and he appeared to have been masturbating.
No physical contact was made.
The suspect is described as having brown skin, in his 30s, with an average build.
He stands 5-foot-8 with short, dark hair, and a short beard.
The man was wearing a black baseball cap, black long sleeved hoodie with red and white on the sleeves, black track pants, black shoes with white soles and a black backpack.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Det.-Const. Wood of the 2 District criminal investigation bureau at 905-825-4747 ext. 2216.
Tips can also be submitted to Crime Stoppers “See Something? Hear Something? Know Something? Contact Crime Stoppers” at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or through the web at www.haltoncrimestoppers.ca