Thong-wearing masturbator sought by Denver police since July

DENVER - Police have been chasing reports of a man in thong underwear who exposed himself and masturbates in public in North Denver since July.

Denver police said the man is typically spotted in alleyways in the area from 24th to 26th avenues and from Perry to Hooker streets. He is described as a white or Hispanic man, between the ages of 25 and 35, 5 feet 8 to 5 feet 6 inches tall, 140 to 170 pounds, with a slim build and dark hair. In some reports, he was seen with a beard and glasses.

Generally, he carries his pants or shorts in his hands, police said.

The police department said anyone who sees this man could help by immediately calling police, reporting the man's direction of travel and making mental notes of any descriptive attributes. Additionally, police ask anyone who sees the man to wait for officers to respond.

Information about the man can be reported to Crime Stoppers at 720-913-STOP (7867). You can also send a text to 247637 with the title DMCS and your information. If the information leads to an arrest, the reward could be up to $2,000.