Women report flasher on Durham trail
Posted December 15, 2011
Durham, N.C. — Police said Thursday that they are investigating several cases of indecent exposure that were reported Wednesday night on the Woodcroft trail near Copper Hill Court in Durham.
Several women told officers that a man exposed himself on the trail adjacent to Woodcroft Parkway shortly after 7 p.m. One woman said the man tried to grab her arm, but she screamed and ran away, police said.
The man was described as black, in his late 20s or early 30s, 6 feet tall and approximately 180 pounds. He was wearing a dark winter coat, blue jeans and a dark ball cap.
Anyone with information is asked to call police at 919-560-4583, extension 29370.
Police urged people not to walk alone at night, keep to well-lit areas that aren't isolated, be aware of their surroundings and report any suspicious activity.