Police seek school sex crime suspect

April 25, 2012
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SUMNER HILL—A man exposed his genitals to children outside a local school on April 24 and is being sought by police, according to the Boston Police Department (BPD).

The suspect, described as a short white male in blue jeans, reportedly approached children playing outside the Hollow Reed School at 93 Sedgwick St. around 10:30 a.m. He attempted to engage the children in conversation, then exposed himself and fled the area, according to a witness.

Local schools and daycare centers have been informed of the incident, according to BPD. Detectives from the local District E-13 Police Station and the BPD Sexual Assault Unit are investigating.

Anyone with information about the incident can contact detectives at 617-343-5628 or anonymously by calling 1-800-494-8477 or by texting the word “TIP” to 27463.

From press materials.

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