Man commits lewd act on Wakefield to Dewsbury 127 bus service

A man committed a lewd act while travelling on a bus.

By The Newsroom
Monday, 7th April 2014, 2:24 pm
Man wanted by police
Man wanted by police

A woman was left “extremely distressed” after the incident on the Arriva 127 service between Dewsbury and Wakefield.

The man committed the indecent act sometime between 9.30am and 9.42am on Monday, March 31.

He got off the bus on Dewsbury Road, in Gawthorpe, after he was challenged by the bus driver.

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Man wanted by police

And police have released this image of man they want to speak to in connection with the incident.

Inspector Mark Chamberlain said: “A female passenger has been left extremely upset and distraught by this incident and we are keen to identify the man responsible.”

Anyone with information should call the Ossett neighbourhood police team on 101 or Crimestoppers, anonymously on 0800 555111.