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SEEN HIM? Newark Police Say Man Exposed Himself Near Kids

Police are looking for this man for allegedly committing acts of lewdness in the presence of children
Police are looking for this man for allegedly committing acts of lewdness in the presence of children Photo Credit: Newark police

Police in Newark are looking for a man who is accused of committing acts of lewdness in the presence of children.

On Wednesday, police received reports of a man exposing and touching himself around 8:30 a.m. near Bergen Street and 17th Avenue.

The suspect (pictured) is described as 6'2" with a slim build and a dark complexion. He was wearing a khaki jacket, purple baseball cap and black-and-white sneakers.

Anyone who has any information on the man is asked to call the police 24-hour tips line,  1-877-NWK-TIPS (1-877-695-8477) or 1-877-NWK-GUNS (1-877-695-4867). All anonymous Crime Stopper tips are kept confidential and could result in a reward.

Anonymous tips may also be made using the police division’s website at www.newarkpdonline.org

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