Man sought over Bradford sex offence 40 years ago

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Police investigating a report of a sexual offence, which is alleged to have occurred in Bradford around 40 years ago, have issued a description of a man they would like some help in identifying.

The man is reported to have been called ‘Terry’ and was thought to have had the nickname of ‘Walrus’.

He is described as being white and was believed to be in his 30s or 40s at the time of the alleged offence.

He was of large build with a ruddy complexion and had grey/silvery hair and a beard.

He was believed to reside in the Keighley or Skipton area.

Detective Inspector Ian Cottrell, of the Bradford District Safeguarding Unit, said: “We have carried out a number of enquiries to establish the identity of this man and are appealing to the public to contact us if they can assist us in this matter.”

Anyone who may be able to assist this investigation is asked to contact police by calling 101 and quoting crime reference 13180366687, or by using the live chat facility on the West Yorkshire Police website.

Information can also be reported anonymously to the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.

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