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Police: Man exposed himself near school bus stop

Posted October 13, 2009

— Raleigh police are looking for a man who exposed himself to children near a bus stop Tuesday.

Two girls, a 12-year-old and 15-year-old, were on their way to a school bus stop in the 2700 block of Sanderford Road when they were approached by a man who exposed himself at about 7 a.m., police said.

The man, who has not been identified or located, was described as being dark-complexioned and in his twenties or thirties. He is believed to be between 5 feet 11 inches and 6 feet 1 inch tall and weighing 200-220 pounds.

He was said to have a “scruffy” beard and a short Afro hairstyle that appeared unkempt.

The man was wearing a white v-neck T-shirt and dark blue trousers or jeans. He fled into a nearby wooded area, police said.

Anyone with information that might assist the investigation of the case is asked to call the Raleigh Police Department’s Detective Division at 919-996-3555 or Raleigh Crime Stoppers at 919-834-HELP. Crime Stoppers pays cash rewards for tips that help solve cases.


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  • Faceman Oct 14, 2009

    what did he hope to gain by exposing himself to two teen girls?? CONGRATS..you just WON the STUPID AWARD OF THE DAY!!

  • beachboater Oct 14, 2009

    It's really bad when an unkempt person tries to "hang out" with the kids.

    Glad it wasn't my kids.

  • zacksmill Oct 14, 2009

    "Dark complexioned" and "afro". Can you stop trying to be politically correct and just say the guy was black, hispanic, or white with a good tan? Jeesh!

  • DeathRow-IFeelYourPain-NOT Oct 14, 2009

    Just once I would like to read a story where bystanders were able to beat the man's "exposed part" to a pulp.

  • garnertoy Oct 14, 2009

    I say nip it in the bud