Police appeal after man spotted acting suspiciously in Penhill

Police in Swindon are appealing for residents to help them track down a man who was acting suspiciously in the Penhill area on Thursday.

The male was spotted in ‘suspicious circumstances’ at approximately 9pm on Thursday 5 November, according to Wiltshire Police.

A spokesperson said: “This individual was described by witnesses as being a white male, approximately 5’9” tall, aged in his late teens to early twenties.

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“He wore a green hooded top, black tracksuit bottoms and a ‘trucker-style’ cap with a distinctive orange peak.

“If anyone has further information about any suspicious activity in the area at, or about this time, or if they recognise this person from the description given, please contact PC 2501 Tom Ashforth on 101.”