On Tuesday June 16th, 2010, at approximately 1:45 a.m., police responded to the area of King St West and Paisley St. for reports of a male suspect exposing his genitals to female by passers.
White male, 30’s, 5’9” to 6’0, reddish blonde hair, unshaven, wearing a blue T-shirt, khaki shorts and a baseball cap.
Police are investigating the possibility that the same suspect is responsible for these acts.
UPDATE…………………..June 21st, 2010
Since November of 2009, Hamilton Police have received reports of a male committing indecent acts and one sexual assault in the Westdale neighbourhood where the suspect primarily flashes females passing by. He was consistently described as a white, male, heavy build, short light brown or dirty blond hair, clean shaven, 5’7-6′ tall and wearing business casual dress; usually khaki pants and a collared shirt.
Members of the Hamilton Police Service Division One Patrol, High Enforcement Action Team, Detectives, the Sexual Assault Unit and the Investigative Services Crime Analyst continued to investigate with a team effort. As a result, on the Sunday, June 20th, 2010, a male was arrested and it is alleged that he is responsible for all of the incidents in the Westdale area.
Arrested: Darren SHAWCROSS, 33yrs. of Brantford
Charges: Sexual Assault
Mischief in Relation to Property
Indecent Act x 9