It was reported that at around 1.30pm on Wednesday 15 February 2023 a man was seen acting indecently at a nature reserve in Hothfield but he left the area in the direction of Maidstone Road after he was challenged by a member of the public.

The suspect is described as white and in his thirties. He was believed to be wearing a balaclava, a hat, a green coat and black trousers.

Anyone who was in the area at the time and saw anything suspicious should call Kent Police on 01843 222289 quoting 46/29555/23.

You can also call the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111 or complete the online form at

By Ed

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