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UPDATE: Man Arrested For Allegedly Exposing Himself Cited With DUI

Michael Thomas, of Murrieta, allegedly exposed himself Oct. 25 as he watched a girls soccer game at Harveston Park in Temecula. Charges have since been lowered to a misdemeanor riding a bicycle while intoxicated.

A Murrieta man allegedly exposed himself as he watched a girls soccer game in Temecula.

Michael Thomas allegedly committed the act at about 7:05 p.m. Tuesday near Ynez Road and Equity Lane, at the west end of Harveston Community Park, said sheriff's Sgt. Woods.

A passerby called to report the alleged indecent exposure, Woods said.

Thomas left the scene before officers got there, however, the reporting party was able to tell officers which direction Thomas had gone in.

Officers found Thomas a short distance from the park, Woods said.

He was identified by witnesses and arrested for indecent exposure, Woods said, and later booked at Southwest Detention Center.

According to jail records, his charges were reduced to a misdemeanor riding a bicycle while intoxicated. He was cited and released on $2,500 bail. He is due in court Dec. 19.

The Temecula Police Department continues to investigate the incident and similar incidents, and encourages anyone with information to call 951-696-3000.

Related Topics: Girls Soccer Game, Harveston Community Park, Indecent Exposure, Michael Thomas, and Temecula Police

anonymous October 28, 2011 at 08:25 PM
Should have snuffed him out on the spot, friggin dirtbag!!
Dewy October 28, 2011 at 10:43 PM
Court should have been handled in the street
Winchester Collection October 28, 2011 at 11:25 PM
WTF. That park is tough to get to and should be hard to find from people that don't live in the community. I guess these type of dirtbags are just good at zoning in on kid safe places. No one is safe use common sense, parents. If he did what is alleged I hope he gets what is coming to him.
temeculan October 29, 2011 at 03:58 PM
Why were his charges reduced from indecent exposure to misdemeanor bike riding!? Who is responsible for this decision? I, for one, would like a name.
Jen October 30, 2011 at 01:38 AM
The Big question is where is he from...can he show proof that he is a citizen?
Tonto October 30, 2011 at 02:03 AM
Probably just takin a pee
Sk November 10, 2011 at 03:13 AM
Then use the freaking bathroom! Scumbag!

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