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Crime Alert

A CRIME ALERT has been posted to the USC Division of Law Enforcement and Safety's website

Type of Alert:
Indecent Exposure

Date and Time:
Friday, August 24 2012 around 12:30 p.m.

700 Bull Street

Suspect Information:
Sex: Male
Race: Possibly Hispanic
Vehicle: Dark Blue, Chevrolet Trailblazer
Height: Unknown
Weight: Overweight
Age: Unknown
Clothing: Other: Dark hair and wearing a t-shirt

At approximately 1230 hrs on 08/24/2012, a male subject exposed his genitals and was masturbating in front of a female student. The male was sitting inside of a dark blue, Chevrolet Trailblazer that was parked at a meter on 700 Bull Street. Subject is described as a male, possibly Hispanic, dark hair and overweight, wearing a t-shirt.

Members of the Carolina Community are encouraged to report suspicious persons or any related crime tips to law enforcement, or CRIMESTOPPERS at 1-888-CRIME-SC. To send anonymous tips via text or online, go to

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- Be aware of your surroundings and trust your instincts. If a place or situation doesn't feel right, it probably isn't. Leave.

- If you feel unsafe or see suspicious activity or persons, seek safety in a well-populated area or building and call the police immediately by dialing 911.

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