08/07/2014 01:53 pm ET

‘Would You Like Us To Arrest Him?'

by Meaghan Browning via Getty Images

“I just got flashed,” my 15-year-old daughter texted me. She called, shaken. A man in his late teens or early 20s had stared at her and exposed his genitals as she walked past him on her way to work. He didn’t speak or follow her, but she wasn’t sure whether to leave the area or stay and call 911. “He is still sitting there, Mom. I need to call the police.”

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