REPORTED OFFENSE: On Tuesday, July 1, 2014, an indecent exposure crime occurred off the campus at the Aurora Court and E. Colfax Avenue (Westbound) bus stop. As reported by an employee, the suspect exposed himself and began masturbating. The suspect was then seen in the University of Colorado Hospital visitor parking garage (Lot #3) at East 16th Avenue and Aurora Court by two other witnesses. University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus Police responded immediately and began searching for the suspect. Although this was the first occurrence reported to the police, the reporting employee stated she had witnessed the suspect previously exposing himself and masturbating on June 27, 2014 and on June 30, 2014 at the same location (Aurora Court and Colfax-Westbound bus stop) at approximately the same time.
SUSPECT: The suspect is described as a Hispanic male, or possibly a light-skinned black male, 5’10”, approximately 35 years of age, with a muscular build, bald or shaved head, wearing a yellow shirt, and grey pants. He was carrying a black duffle bag. The reporting employee described the suspect’s dress as similar to a construction worker or waste management employee. As a result of the CU Police Department continuing investigation, the suspect was arrested at a nearby construction site and is in custody.
REPORT SUSPICIOUS ACTIVITY: The University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus Police Department urges everyone to use caution when encountering individuals who are not personally known to them and to remain aware of their surroundings at all times. Please report any suspicious activity or suspicious persons to the University Police Department.
If you have any information that might be helpful in this investigation contact the University Police Department at 303-724-4444; in person at Building 407 12454 East 19th Place. Please encourage anyone with information to assist us in keeping the campus safe.
If anything suspicious occurs or you are the victim of a crime, immediately contact the University Police Department from any campus phone by dialing 9-1-1 or at 303-724-4444 from your cell phone. Be aware of the Blue Light emergency telephones in the parking lots and throughout the campus. Report all suspicious persons or incidents directly to the University Police Department.
The University Police Department provides escorts to any of the parking lots and nearby side streets, upon request. This service operates during the hours of darkness. Please call ext. 4-2000 to access this service.