February 1, 2019 - 3:52 pm

UNC Police Respond to Report of Indecent Exposure

Police are investigating the report that a male individual approached and exposed himself to a female UNC-Chapel Hill student near Paul Green Theater Drive shortly before 1 p.m. today (Feb. 1).

The student fled unharmed, and the suspect also fled the scene.  Police have searched the area and are continuing to investigate.  The suspect was described as a black male in his early 20’s.  He had short dreadlocks and was wearing a dark hoodie and brown pants.  No weapon was reported.  Anyone with information that might aid in the investigation should call 9-1-1.

Please refer to alertcarolina.unc.edu for updates.  Anyone with information that might aid in the UNC Police investigation or anyone seeing suspicious activity should call 9-1-1 immediately.  For a list of safety tips, see the following link:

http://dps.unc.edu/carolinasafe/tips/

ABOUT THIS ALERT CAROLINA EMAIL: An Informational Message informs the campus community about a situation that is not an emergency but is expected to be of significant interest to the campus.  It is one of three tiers of communication under the University’s emergency communications plan. The University issues a Timely Warning if there is imminent continuing danger and notification will not compromise law enforcement; an Emergency Warning refers to a siren activation for a significant emergency.  For the most up-to-date information, please visit the Alert Carolina website at http://alertcarolina.unc.edu