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KALAMAZOO, Mich. (WZZM) - A registered sex offender is in jail after exposing himself to a 14-year-old girl Wednesday morning.
The incident happened about 7:30am in the 800 block of Dwight Street.
The victim told police she was walking to her bus stop when the man approached her on a bicycle. He was wearing a ski mask and had his pants down exposing his genitals. He made sexually suggestive gestures and comments to the victim.
The girl screamed and the man removed his mask and rode off on his bike. The girl did not know the man.
Officers with the Department of Public Safety were able to identify the man as a 40-year-old Kalamazoo resident who is a registered sex offender. He was taken into custody later in the day without incident.
Anyone with further information should call Kalamazoo DPS at 269-337-8994.