Person of interest identified after man exposed himself on USF campus

Posted at 3:09 AM, Jul 09, 2018
and last updated 2018-07-09 15:20:00-04

TAMPA, Fla. — Officials have identified a person of interest who exposed himself on the USF campus Sunday night.

The University of South Florida Police Department says the man exposed himself on the northeast side of Juniper-Poplar Hall around 8:18 p.m.

Authorities say they are confident they have identified the person involved.

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The suspect is described as a white male between 30 and 40 years of age, with dark brown balding hair and a beard. He was last seen wearing glasses, a blue shirt and dark blue shorts.

University of South Florida students are encouraged to follow the following four recommendations to stay safe while on campus:

  • Be vigilant and keenly aware of the environment around you. 
  • Notify the police if anyone or anything looks out of place. 
  • Report suspicious activity immediately by calling 911. 
  • Use the USF SAFE Team safety escort service when on campus. (974-SAFE)