Harvey police on alert for man exposing himself

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HARVEY, Ill. – Police in south suburban Harvey are posting extra officers around an elementary school.

A man has been exposing himself to children at a nearby park.

Safety alert notices were sent home with students at Holmes School on Carse Avenue.

He’s been described as a black male, about 5 feet tall and 25 to 35 years of age.  He has been seen wearing a red shirt and is not well-groomed.

School officials say they’ll continue to remind students of safe practices as they travel to and from school.