Davis police have arrested a Sacramento man suspected of driving through town and exposing himself on multiple occasions in recent months.
The Police Department reported receiving reports, beginning in November, of a man driving through the downtown area of Davis exposing himself while performing a sex act in his car. On some occasions, the man pulled up to female victims and performed the sex act in front of them, according to a Police Department news release.
The man was described as white, approximately 24 years old, 6 feet 2 inches tall, weighing 155 pounds, with brown hair, green eyes and sometimes unshaven. Victims and witnesses described the vehicle as a 2003 light-colored Chrysler Voyager van.
On Monday, investigators arrested 24-year-old Darren Dockter of Sacramento. He was booked into Yolo County jail.
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Police said the investigation suggests that 15 to 20 similar incidents occurred in the Davis area, and there likely are additional unidentified victims in the Davis community.
Police released a photograph of the vehicle they believe Dockter was driving when the incidents occurred.
Anyone with information about similar incidents is asked to call the Davis Police Department at 530-747-5400.