POLICE have arrested a 36-year-old man after reports that he indecently exposed himself in Bridgwater Hight Street in the early hours of Thursday, June 30.

Following that incident, there were further reports of him brushing up against another member of the public in Market Street.

A spokesperson for the police said: "A man has been arrested following a report of indecent exposure in Bridgwater shortly before 2.30am on Thursday June 30.

"A man was reported to have indecently exposed himself in the High Street and then shortly afterwards he brushed up against another member of the public in Market Street, while they were near their vehicle.

"A 36-year-old man was arrested and has been released under investigation."

The police have urged any possible witnesses to come forward.

"We are keen to hear from anyone who witnessed the incident and can assist us with our enquiries. They are asked to call 101 and give reference number 5222157993."