Tech police make arrest in indecent exposure cases

Louisiana Tech University police officers quickly apprehended a suspect Tuesday after receiving a report of a man exposing himself on campus.

On Monday, Sept. 20, Tech Police received a report that a man in a gray car had exposed himself to a woman he asked to approach and provide directions. Police located surveillance video of the suspect in a gray Honda Accord at the edge of campus but could not locate the vehicle.

On Tuesday, Sept. 21, Tech Police received a second report of a man in a gray Honda exposing himself to another woman in a similar manner. Tech Officer C. Porter located the suspect vehicle matching the video from the previous day and the clothing description given by the second victim. 

Derick Lamar Young, Jr., 22, of Grambling, admitted exposing himself while asking for directions. He was arrested for two counts of obscenity for the two separate incidents.

Bail is set at $50,000.

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