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Folkestone: Sexual comments made to girl, 15, as police hunt man

By Matt Leclere

Police want to track down a man who allegedly made sexual comments to a teenager in Folkestone.

A 15-year-old girl was approached by a man made inappropriate remarks to the girl before walking away.

Officers are now appealing for help to find the man after the incident at the junction of Wilton Road and Cornwallis Avenue at 1.40pm on Monday, March 13.

Cornwallis Avenue and Wilton Road in Folkestone where the alleged approach was made. Pic Google

Cornwallis Avenue and Wilton Road in Folkestone where the alleged approach was made. Pic: Google

No other offences are alleged to have taken place and police have not revealed the full details of the comments made.

The man is described as aged in his 50s, about 6ft tall with a heavy build.

He had tanned skin, short brown hair, stubble and spoke with a foreign accent.

He was dressed in black with a jacket, ankle-length work boots and a rucksack.

Anyone with information can call the appeal line on 01843 222289 quoting reference ZY/10202/17, or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.

 

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