We’re used to seeing some pretty interesting identikits but one UK police effort has taken the cake after it prompted a hilarious reaction from Twitter.
Lincolnshire Police released the image of the suspected flasher, urging anyone with any info to come forward.
Exposure Incident – Early hours of 19/07/17 in Bourne. Can you identify this man? Call 101 quoting incident 43 of 19/07/17 if you can help pic.twitter.com/vJs2PZ6rST— Bourne Police UK (@BourneBboroNPT) July 27, 2017
With his bald head, sunken eyes and thin lips, it wasn’t long before social media took flight with those who saw more than a few Hollywood lookalikes in the image.
Lord Voldemort— Trisimp (@Trisimp) July 27, 2017
“It’s Gollum”, wrote another user on Facebook.
With the image also drawing comparisons to The Simpsons character Mr Burns and former host of UK gameshow Crystal Maze, Richard O’Brien, this isn’t the first time the station’s identikits have drawn attention.
In June, they posted this image of a man accused of attempted robbery – who also bore more than a passing resemblance to cartoon character, He-Man.