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Police searching for man who showed porn to child from car

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Police are looking for a man who showed sexually explicit movies to a minor from his car.

The incident happened in near the 2800 block of S. Hawthorne.

The suspect reportedly asked the 10-year-old victim, "Have you ever seen a movie like this?" and showed the minor his phone, which was playing a movie of nude adults having sex.

Police say that suspect did not expose himself to the minor.

The victim ran from the car which fled the scene.

Chattanooga police describe the man as:
  • White male
  • Slightly unshaven with brown/reddish hair
  • Approximately 32 years old
The vehicle is described as a:
  • Shiny newer, dark blue, small car
  • Four doors
The investigation is ongoing and more information will be released if available. If anyone has information regarding this suspect please call 423-698-2525.

If anyone sees any suspicious behavior or any possible suspect that may be related to this incident please call 911 immediately.

The Chattanooga Police Department reminds parents to speak with their children about the following safety tips:
  1. Be aware of your surroundings.
  2. Never approach an unknown vehicle.
  3. If faced with anyone who makes the child feel unsafe, the child should run in the opposite direction of the perpetrator's car and call out for help.
  4. Call Police immediately.
  5. IMMEDIATELY CALL 911 if something happens to you or someone else, or you notice anyone out of the ordinary. It is important to report incidents immediately.

Officers will be in the area actively in search of any suspicious activity.
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