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A Tufts University student reported yesterday that on Saturday, 06/27/15 at approximately 5:30 PM she was walking near campus on Teele Ave when an unknown college age male exposed himself to her.

The suspect drove past the female student in a black SUV and parked his vehicle. As the student walked past the parked vehicle, the suspect rolled down his window and she was able to visibly observe him exposing and inappropriately touching himself.

The victim described the suspect and vehicle as:

White male

College age

Short hair

Wearing a baseball cap with green on it Operating a shiny black SUV with tan leather seats.

The Somerville Police and Tufts Police are investigating and have increased patrols in the area.


* Walk confidently and with purpose, always being aware of your surroundings.

* Walk with others. If you must travel alone at night, utilize the GoSafe service, which is available sunset to sunrise each day of the week by calling the Tufts Police at 617-627-3030 or x73030 from a campus phone.

* Report any suspicious person(s) or circumstances to the Tufts Police immediately at 617-627-6911 or x66911 from a campus phone, or call 9-1-1 for local police.

* Program the Tufts Police emergency telephone number into your cell phone so you will be prepared in an emergency: 617-627-6911 If anyone has information about this incident please report this information to Somerville Police at 617-625-1600 or Tufts University Police at 617-627-3030.