Police appeal after suspicious incident in Hertford
Police are appealing for witnesses and information after a
suspicious incident in Hertford.
At approximately 10am, a man believed to be in his 30s, was
reported to have stripped off all his clothes on in Hertford (B100)
and then run into the woods near Panshanger Park and in the
direction of Panshanger quarry. The man left his clothes in a pile
on the ground and was left only wearing white underpants.
Shortly before this happened the man was seen talking to another
male on a push bike. As the man ran off, the male on the bike
followed him into the woods.
The man was described as white, with dark wavy hair and a beard.
The other male on the bike was reported to be wearing dark
Investigating officer Inspector Andy Palfreyman said: “We are
appealing for any members of the public who believe they may have
seen the man or the other male with the bike to please get in
contact as soon as possible. There are concerns for the man’s
“If you believe you are the person with the bike who was seen
talking to the man, or if you think you know who he could be, I’d
also be really interested to speak to you as soon as
Anyone with information is asked to contact police via the police
non-emergency number 101.