08/23/19 Update: Due to the quick action of the community, this suspect was identified as Dakota Smithers, 24. He has a warrant for indecent exposure. If anyone has information on his location, please contact detectives at (912) 525-3100 ext. 2216 or CrimeStoppers at (912) 234-2020.


SAVANNAH, GA (August 22, 2019) – Savannah Police Southside Precinct detectives are requesting the community’s assistance identifying a suspect who indecently exposed himself in Sunset Novelties.

At around 9:15 p.m. on Monday, August 5, the suspect entered the store located on the 6600 block of Waters Avenue. Surveillance footage showed the suspect walking around the store before indecently exposing himself to a store employee. The suspect then left the business.

The suspect is described as a white male in his late 20s to early 30s. He was wearing glasses,  a white scarf underneath a white hat, a blue polo shirt, jeans and Nike sneakers.

Anyone with information is asked to contact detectives at (912) 525-3100 ext.1234. Information can also be forwarded to CrimeStoppers at (912) 234-2020. Tipsters remain anonymous and may qualify for a cash reward.