Parents have been warned after two schoolgirls were flashed by a man in a public park. 

Two 15-year-old pupils at Wildern School, Hedge End have reported how they were flashed by a man in Greta Park yesterday.

The incident took place between 8.30pm and 8.50pm and the school has now sent out a letter to parents. 

The man was seen entering and leaving the park on several occasions before the incident. 

He is described as white, aged between 50 and 60 with bald or receding very light-coloured hair and a large belly. 

He was smartly dressed and was wearing a long-sleeved white shirt, with a small motif on the chest, and smart black trousers.

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In the letter, the school said: "We appreciate that this description is not incredibly detailed however anyone acting suspiciously with these characteristics should be reported to the Police.

"Neighbourhood Officers will be out today in the area for reassurance patrols. We will continue to work with the Police to support any further enquiries.

"Please ask your children to be vigilant on the way to and from school and to report anything suspicious to us here at school.

"If you have any further information, please report this directly to the Police using 101 or 999.

"Thank you in anticipation of your support."

The incident is not currently being linked to previous reports of indecent exposure.

A police spokesperson said: "Officers continue to investigate the report and enquiries remain ongoing. Reassurance patrols will continue in the area of the incident over the coming days.

"We would like to hear from anyone who recalls seeing a man, matching the above description, in the area of the park, Upper Northam Road, Sowden Close or Wildern Lane at any point before, during or after the incident.

"If you have any information which may assist in our investigation, including any dash cam, doorbell camera, mobile phone or CCTV footage, please contact us on 101 and quote incident number 44240266515.

"You can also report online via the Hampshire & Isle of Wight Constabulary website.

"Alternatively, you can contact Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111, or report online via their website.

"If you spot one of our officers, and have any concerns, questions or information, please come over and speak to them."