Police are investigating after a man indecently exposed himself to a 12-year-old girl in Lewes.

It happened around 3pm on Tuesday (September, 5) in Mayhew Way, near to the South Malling Recreation Ground.

The man has been described as white, in his 20s and of an average height and build, with dark hair and a short beard or stubble.

He was wearing a blue top and blue shorts, and carrying a bag.

Anyone who saw what happened is asked to report it online here or call 101, quoting reference number 986 of 05/09.