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Lexington Police step up patrols in search for flashing suspect

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Lexington, Ky. (WKYT) - The search continues for a man suspected of exposing himself to a teenager.

There have been two reports of the man flashing someone in the Highlands Park area. People in the area will begin to notice an increased police presence.

"We're going to have extra patrols," says Lexington Police Spokeswoman Sherelle Roberts.

Investigators tell us the man exposed himself to a teenager and her younger niece on Saturday. We're told also tried to lure the pair behind a fence.

On Sunday, the teenager says she saw the man again. The second time he followed her younger sister near the park.

Lexington Police say they want to make sure this man is stopped quickly.

"We'll keep at it until we catch him," says Roberts.

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