Hunt for alleged Melbourne flasher caught on camera, hiding in bushes

A man who allegedly exposed himself at a park in Melbourne's north is being hunted by police after a woman took pictures of him fleeing the scene.

Police have been told a man was in bushes at Deep Rock Road, Fairfield, about 4.15pm on March 12.

It is alleged he exposed himself to a 38-year-old woman and was masturbating, according to police.

The man police believe may be able to assist with their investigation after a man allegedly exposed himself in a Melbourne park. Picture: Victoria Police
The man police believe may be able to assist with their investigation after a man allegedly exposed himself in a Melbourne park. Picture: Victoria Police

As the woman started to take a photo of the man, he ran away.

He is believed to be Caucasian in appearance, of medium build and aged in his 30s.

Police have released several photos of a man they believe may be able to assist with their investigation, in the hope someone might recognise him.

Police have been told a man was in bushes at a park at Deep Rock Road, Fairfield, about 4.15pm on March 12. Pictures: Victoria Police
Police have been told a man was in bushes at a park at Deep Rock Road, Fairfield, about 4.15pm on March 12. Pictures: Victoria Police

Anyone with information is encouraged to call Crime Stoppers 1800 333 000 or use the Crime Stoppers online reporting page.