Thessaloniki police arrest 26-year-old for sexually harassing children

A 26-year-old man faced a prosecutor on Saturday after being caught in the act of performing sexually lewd acts in front of schoolchildren in Thessaloniki.

The man – who is a foreign national, according to police – is alleged to have initially exposed himself in front of a 54-year-old woman at a bus stop before performing sexually lewd acts before a group of girls outside the yard of a primary school in the area of Ambelokipi.

According to police, the man had tried to approach girls outside a school in the area of Sykeon between March 17 and 19 and sexually harassed them.