Man exposes himself to student at bus stop

Man exposes himself to student at bus stop

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - New Orleans police are looking for help in identifying a man who exposed himself to a student at a bus stop.  According to the New Orleans Police Department, the student, identified only as a female juvenile, was waiting for her school bus in the Warehouse District when a man approached her.

The suspect reportedly got off an RTA bus near the intersection of Magazine and Poeyfare in the Warehouse District when he encountered the student.  Police say the man walked up to the student and began asking her questions.  That's when the man reportedly unzipped his pants and exposed himself to her.  The girl was able to run away from the man.

The incident took place around 6:30 a.m. on October 22nd. .  The NOPD describes the suspect as having a dark complexion with short hair, approximately 30 to 40 years of age and about 6'0" tall with a thin build.  He was wearing a black t-shirt and dark pants.

Police say when the suspect is caught, he'll be charged with indecent behavior with a juvenile.

Child Abuse Detective Michael Flores is investigating the incident and can be contacted at 658-5267.

Anyone with information that can help solve this crime are asked to call Crimestoppers at 822-1111 or toll-free 1-877-903-STOP.  You could receive a cash reward of up to $2,500 for the information leading only to the arrest.

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