June 16, 2011
reassure beach users after 'indecent exposure' incident
police arrested a man following an indecent exposure incident
on the town's beach earlier this week.
were called to Burnham beach at 6.30pm on Monday (June 13th) after
a boy reported that the man had exposed himself to him.
man was arrested and held in custody while full enquiries were
carried out. He was later released due to insufficient evidence.
Ian Kennett from Burnham Police told Burnham-On-Sea.com that beach
users need not be concerned. "The man was of no fixed abode
and was passing through the town - he does not live here and has
moved on. This was an isolated, one-off case."
always take incidents like this very seriously and immediate action
is taken to fully investigate such cases."