Man reportedly exposed himself to 14-year-old at bus stop in Mt. Juliet

Photo: WKRN
Photo: WKRN

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – An unknown man reportedly drove up to a teenager at a bus stop in Mt. Juliet Thursday morning, and now detectives are investigating.

Police were called to Melbourne Terrace around 7:30 a.m. when they received a call the man was engaging in a lewd act in front of the 14-year-old girl.

Further investigation revealed that the man pulled up near a 14-year-old female to ask about the school bus arrival times.

The girl noticed what the man was doing while talking to him and ran to a nearby friend.

The man is described as a white male around 30 years old with short, brown shaggy hair. He was wearing what appeared to be a red and black shirt from a pizza restaurant.

The suspect’s car was described as a mid to full-size black four-door car that had silver wheels and a loud exhaust.

Mt. Juliet police said they plan to increase patrols in area neighborhoods during times that children are waiting for the school bus.

Anyone with any information regarding this crime is encouraged to call the Mt. Juliet Police Department at 615-754-2550.

Information can also be given anonymously by calling 615-754-8477.