Guelph police are searching for a suspect after a woman reported being approached by a man allegedly performing an indecent act.

Police say on Wednesday at about 1:30 a.m. they were called to the area of Eramosa Road and Queen Street for a report of a man masturbating while walking towards a woman.

When officers responded they searched the area but couldn’t find the man.

He’s described as about 35-years-old with dark hair. He was wearing a hat and dark clothing and had a bicycle with him.

Police are asking anyone who is a witness or a victim to an indecent act to contact them.