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Police are investigating suspicious behaviour reported to have occurred recently in the Mitchelton, Arana Hills and Keperra areas.
Police have received several reports within the last month in relation to a man approaching women while they were walking to and from train stations and dwellings.
The man is reported to have made inappropriate comments towards the women and attempted to follow them.
He is believed to be using a silver vehicle to move to and from the locations.
The man is described as Caucasian in appearance, aged in his 20s or 30s, between 165 – 180cm tall with a thin build, fair complexion, acne skin, and short sandy brown hair. He is described as having an untidy appearance with poor posture.
He has been seen wearing a grey jumper, skate shoes and possibly has a tattoo on the left wrist.
Police are appealing to anyone who may have encountered a similar experience in these areas to contact local police or Crime Stoppers.
Anyone with information which could assist with this matter should contact Crime Stoppers anonymously via 1800 333 000 or crimestoppers.com.au 24hrs a day.
Crime Stoppers is a registered charity and community volunteer organisation working in partnership with the Queensland Police Service.
For all non-urgent police reporting or general police inquiries contact Policelink on 131 444 or Policelink.qld.gov.au 24hrs a day.
There is a great website for cyclists.
The Cycling Resource Centre is an Australian cycling information hub. The site is administered by the Australian Bicycle Council (ABC)
which consists of representatives of Commonwealth, state, territory and local governments, the cycling industry and bicycle users.
Great articles on safety, statistics, and cycling news.