Appeal for information after report of ‘lewd act’ by white van driver

A white van driver was seen performing a ‘lewd act’ in Hassocks on Monday (June 7), Mid Sussex police have said.

Tuesday, 8th June 2021, 12:05 pm
Updated Wednesday, 9th June 2021, 1:40 pm

Inspector Darren Taylor, who appealed for information, said the incident happened at 5pm on Streat Lane.

He said: “Horse rider stopped to let a small white van with a beacon on top, go past.

“The driver of said vehicle stopped next to them and was witnessed doing a lewd act.”


Inspector Taylor said the driver was a white male in his 30s with a brown beard.

People can call 101 or contact police online at using reference CAD 1373.