Investigations are underway after a woman spotted a man indecently exposed himself in Castle Road, Carisbrooke sometime between 01:00 and 01:30 on Sunday 23rd November.
A 26-year-old man from Newport has been arrested in relation to the flashing, on suspicion of exposure. He has been bailed until 10th February next year.
DC Gillian Harvey of Newport CID said:
“There may not have been a great deal of people around due to the time of night, but it is possible others may have witnessed the offence or seen something unusual.”
Anyone with information is asked to contact DC Harvey at Newport police station on 101 or by calling Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.