According to police, at approximately 7 a.m., a 12-year-old female student was waiting for a bus on Highway 7, when she observed a male walking towards her. As he neared, he had his pants down and exposed himself to the young victim. An unknown male witness approached the suspect and scared him off. The suspect fled on foot and ran towards a grey vehicle parked nearby. The suspect sped away with the witness following behind.
The suspect is described as male, white, 30-40 years old, brown hair, wearing a red sweater, brown khaki style pants, black boots, white construction helmet and a traffic vest.
The suspect vehicle is described as a grey car.
Police would like to speak to the witness who stopped to assist the young person, as he may have additional information that will assist with this investigation.
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact Det. Loughlin or Det. Collins of North Division Criminal Investigations Bureau, at 1-888-579-1520 ext. 2676/2677.
Anonymous information can be sent to Durham Regional Crime Stoppers, at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or online at www.durhamregionalcrimestoppers.ca. Tipsters may be eligible for a $2,000 cash reward.