PORTLAND – A man exposed himself to a 15-year-old girl in North Portland Friday night, police said.
Based on the suspect’s description and behavior, officers don’t think he’s the man who has put a Northeast Portland neighborhood on edge by flashing kids during the past two months.
Friday’s incident started at 5:39 p.m. when a man driving a gray car pulled up to the teen at North Smith Street and North Ida Avenue. The man then pulled down his pants and started masturbating, said Sgt. Pete Simpson with Portland police.
The girl first thought the man needed directions, but after getting a closer look, she took off running and called 911.
The man sped off in an unknown direction.
Police swarmed the area but couldn’t find the suspect. He was described as a white man in his 30s with blonde hair.