Credit: Notts Police

A suspect has been charged after a woman was approached by a man who exposed himself.

Officers were called to Castle Gate, Nottingham city centre, following reports a man had approached a woman as she walked home at around 12.20am last Thursday (Jan 12).

He exposed himself before the woman pushed him away.

Assem Elmaghraby, 22, of Maid Marion Way, Nottingham, has been charged with exposure and is expected to appear at Nottingham Magistrates’ Court on February 2.

Detective Sergeant Lisa Jones, of Nottinghamshire Police, said: “I am pleased we have charged a suspect as this was an extremely upsetting incident for the victim. Officers are continuing to support her.

“Nottinghamshire Police treats all offences of this nature extremely seriously. In this case we arrested a suspect within 48 hours of the incident being reported.”