Columbia, SC (WLTX) - Columbia police have arrested a man they say exposed himself to girl near a Midlands school this morning.

Officers charged 28-year-old Herbert John Smith Jr. with indecent exposure.

The incident happened just before 8 a.m. along the 4900 block of Monticello Road. Eau Claire High School is located about a block away.

Officers say Smith showed his private parts to the girl as she was walking. The girl then notified police, and Smith was taken into custody a short time later.

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