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News Release

Wednesday, April 20, 2016

Media Relations

Indecent Exposure Suspect Sought NR16128jh

Van Nuys: The Los Angeles Police Department's Van Nuys Detectives are asking for the public's help in identifying an indecent exposure suspect.

On April 14, 2016 around 6 p.m., the suspect was seen in the 15000 block of Moorpark Street, in the City of Los Angeles. Residents in the area reported that the suspect was exposing himself and masturbating in a public area.

The suspect is described as male white. He stands around 5'7"- 5'9" and weighs around 150 pounds with a tattoo on his left arm.

Anyone with information regarding this incident should contact Van Nuys Detectives at (818) 374-0009. During non-business hours or on weekends, calls should be directed to 1-877-LAPD-24-7 (877-527-3247). Anyone wishing to remain anonymous should call Crime Stoppers at 800-222-TIPS (800-222-8477). Tipsters may also contact Crime Stoppers by texting to phone number 274637 (C-R-I-M-E-S on most keypads) with a cell phone. All text messages should begin with the letters "LAPD." Tipsters may also go to, click on "webtips" and follow the prompts.