A MAN continued to touch himself inappropriately despite being challenged by members of the public.

The incident happened on Crowthorne Road, near the steps leading to Crowthorne Lodge, at around 7pm on January 4.

The offender exposed himself in view of adjacent properties and began to touch himself inappropriately.

When challenged by a member of the public, the offender continued to touch himself.

The offender is described as a white man in his mid to late 20s, around 5ft 7ins tall and of medium build.

He has short light brown hair cut to one length, a pale complexion and is clean shaven.

He was not wearing any clothing on the top half of his body, but did have a dark waist length jacket with zip.

He was wearing light coloured, loose fitting, combat style trousers with light-coloured trainers.

Police constable Amelia Sergent, from Loddon Valley Police Station, said: “I would like to appeal to anyone who may have seen or heard anything unusual at the time of the incident to come forward.

“Anyone with information can report the details on the Thames Valley Police website quoting reference 43190003756.

"Alternatively, you can call the non-emergency telephone number, 101, or contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.”