Shawnee police search for indecent exposer at local park

SHAWNEE, Kan. - Shawnee, Kan., police are searing for a man who exposed himself in a local park that could be linked to a previous incident.

Authorities say the first incident occurred on July 6 when an adult female reported seeing a dark skinned, possibly Hispanic, male who pulled down his shorts to his ankles and exposed himself to her while walking on a trail at Garrett Park.

The second occurred on July 31 between 9 and 10 a.m. at the same park. Another adult female reported a man appeared beside her and when she looked at him, he was exposing himself to her.

According to a news release, the suspect is described as being 18-25, very tan or having a "Mediterranean" look.

He is described as being about 6 feet tall and 170 pounds. In both cases, the suspect was reported as wearing shorts and wiping sweat from his brow with his shirt.

If you have any information, please call the Shawnee Police Department at 913-631-2155.

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