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Newark Police investigate report of indecent exposure

Newark Police are investigating the report of an indecent exposure incident that occurred along the James F. Hall Trail in the area of Wyoming Road and the University of Delaware Early Learning Center at approximately 8:45 a.m., Sunday, May 15.

A person walking on the trail reported seeing a white male of unknown age, wearing a hat, shirt and white socks in a set of trees adjacent to the trail. The man was exposing himself while standing adjacent to the trail. The reporting person left the scene and contacted the police. Newark Police and University of Delaware Police searched the area but were unable to locate the subject.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact Corporal D. Faulk of the Newark Police at [email protected] or 302-366-7100, ext. 3492.


Members of the University community are reminded to be vigilant: If you see something, say something. Be aware of your surroundings and use well-lit paths.  Travel in groups when possible. Call 911 to report suspicious activity.

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