A MAN hid in the bushes in Llandudno Junction and tried to approach a member of the public.

Police received reports of an unknown man - dressed in black - hiding in the bushes along Nant Y Coed Path.

The force say this was on January 19 at 9pm.

It is understood the man tried to approach another member of public before being startled, and then ran away from the area.

NWP West Conwy Coastal posted on Facebook: "We are asking residents to be vigilant in the area and to report any sightings of this male to North Wales Police via 101 or 999.

"We urge anyone with any additional information to contact us.

"High Visibility patrols will be conducted in and around the area by local Police teams."