“Sexual predator” wanted for attempted rape, indecent exposure involving young girl, police say

Dyersburg, Tenn. — Police in a West Tennessee city are alerting the public to be on the lookout for a man they are describing as a sexual predator.

According to the Dyersburg Police Department, a naked man approached a woman on College St. in Dyersburg on August 15, attacked her and attempted to rape her.

Not even a month later, on Sept. 7, police said they believe the same man was involved in another incident, this time involving a girl, according to police.

Dyersburg Police said that the man approached a child who was waiting on a school bus.

Police said the man was pleasuring himself and attempting to get the girl to walk over to him.

If you have any information on either of these incidents or recognize the person in the picture released by police, you are urged to call the Dyersburg Police Department Criminal Investigation Division at 731-388-7679 or Crime Stoppers at 731-285-TIPS.