GALLOWAY Twp., N.J., (CBS) – Police are searching for a man who is accused of exposing himself to two teens in Galloway Township, Atlantic County.
Galloway Township Police say at 6:30 p.m. Friday, two 17-year-old girls were walking on Route 9 in the area of the Fairway Villas at Seaview when a suspicious vehicle pulled up next to them.
According to police, the male driver made several inappropriate comments to the victims and exposed himself to them.
Police say the victims walked back into the Fairway Villas complex at which time the suspect followed them for a short distance and then parked.
Police were notified about the incident about an hour later. Officers were unable to find the suspect.
Police say the suspect is described as a white male, 18-to-19 years of age, wearing a blue shirt and brown pants. He was driving a dark gray four-door vehicle.
Police are investigating if this incident is related to similar incidents in other jurisdictions. Anyone with any information is asked to contact the Galloway Township Police Department Detective Bureau at 609-652-3705 x 318.
Police remind residents confronted with these types of situations to get to a safe area as quickly as possible and report the incident immediately by calling 911. While getting to a safe area, police say victims should attempt to get a tag number from the vehicle and take notice of the direction that the suspect flees if they leave prior to police arrival.
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