On Tuesday 10 July 2018 at approximately 2211 hrs. Officers from Platoon B responded to the area of the 100 blk. N. Concord St. for a complaint of indecent exposure. A caller to 911 reported that an unknown white male was seen masturbating in the area of N. Concord St.
Off. Gunnet and Off. Watson arrived in the parking lot of the church near N. Mulberry St. and W. Orange St. They spotted a male that matched the description provided to 911. The male was stopped and identified as Justin Nickel M/31 of Ronks, PA.
Witnesses identified Nickel as the same person that they had observed masturbating on N. Concord St. It was found that Nickel was on Adult Probation through Lancaster County and that a detainer would be issued against Nickel based upon the events that had just occurred.
Nickel was transported to the station and processed. Det. Higgins filed a Criminal Complaint against Nickel before MDJ Roth, charging him with (1) Count Indecent Exposure (M2). Nickel was transported to LCP on the probation detainer. Arraignment information was not available at the time of this press release.
All persons accused of a crime are presumed innocent unless proven guilty in court.