Since October 23rd, the Elgin Police Department has been made aware of five incidents involving a subject watching young females and fondling himself over his clothing, according to a statement from the department.
The subject is described as a male Hispanic in his mid 30-40’s, approximately 5’8’’ with short black hair.
All the incidents have occurred on the east side of Elgin with times ranging from 6:45 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. During the incidents the subject has been observed riding a bicycle, walking, or sitting in a park.
These incidents are currently under investigation by EPD’sMajor Investigations Division. If anyone has information that may assist, please call 847-289-2600 or, to text a tip, send a message to 847411. Please include “ELGINPD” in the beginning of the text along with the message and/or tip information.
Citizens can also visit www.cityofelgin.org/crimetip for more crime tip options.