Deputies looking for man who exposed himself to girl at Palmetto school bus stop

Posted by MARC R. MASFERRER on April 16, 2014 

MANATEE -- Deputies are looking for a man who exposed his genitals to a teenager at a school bus stop in Palmetto on Wednesday morning, according to the Manatee County Sheriff's Office.

About 8:22 a.m. at the intersection of 28th Avenue East and Palmview Road, the suspect pulled up in front of the bus, stopped and exposed himself to a girl, according to a news release.

The suspect was described as a white man in his 40s, with a thin build, short curly brown hair and a scruffy or unshaven face. He was wearing a light-colored T-shirt and driving an older, silver, standard cab full sized Dodge truck, possibly with a Florida tag, according to the report.

The bus stop is for students attending Buffalo Creek Middle School in Parrish.

The investigation is continuing.

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