Madison County, Fla. -- A man accused of exposing himself to local residents is now behind bars.
Madison county deputies say they arrested 65-year-old Doy Thomas last week after numerous complaints over the last several months of an older man exposing himself to customers at the Pinetta Post Office.
The sheriff's office says they then conducted hours of covert surveillance in attempt to identify the man.
Thomas is charged with with five counts of lewdness indecent exposure after deputies say they observed him standing next to his truck in the Pinetta Post Office parking area, exposing himself to customers as they left the building.
Press Release: Madison County Sheriff
Madison County Sheriff Ben Stewart reports that for the past several months the Sheriff’s Office has received complaints from customers and staff at the Pinetta Post Office of an older white male exposing himself to customers and staff as they leave the Pinetta Post Office.
The Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigative Unit invested numerous hours conducting covert surveillance in attempt to identify the individual and possibly catch him in the act.
On Monday the 12th day of August, 2013 Doy Goss Thomas, W/M, DOB: 06/15/1948 of 286 NE Pansy Way Pinetta, Fl. was arrested and charged with (5) counts of Lewdness Indecent Exposure after Madison County Sheriff’s Office Investigators observed Thomas standing next to his truck in the Pinetta Post Office parking area, exposing himself to Pinetta Post Office customers as they left the building.
Thomas was later identified as the same suspect who exposed himself to (5) other victims on (5) different dates and times.
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