Today (March 19, 2018) police received a report of indecent exposure that occurred on Saturday, March 17th at approximately 3:00 PM. The witness, a teenage female, was seated on the rocks near the stairs at the north end of the Esplanade. A male, walking on the sand, stopped, stared at her and exposed his genitals. The female left the scene and returned home. There was no communication between the two.
The male was described as Caucasian, in his 30s, tall, slender build, with shaggy brown hair pulled back into a ponytail. He was wearing a woolly, blue V-neck sweater and jeans.
The matter is still under investigation. We have received no other similar reports.
If you have information regarding this or any crime, phone Oak Bay Police at 250-592-2424 or Crimestoppers at 1-800-222-8477