Suspect arrested for indecent exposure on school property

MUSCATINE, Iowa–On Aug. 23, the Muscatine Police Department received a report that a male exposed himself to female students on Muscatine High School property. The suspected individual left the high school property in a vehicle prior to officers arriving, but responding officers obtained a description.

Responding officers located the suspect vehicle traveling along Houser Street and conducted a traffic stop. Through further investigation, officers determined that Jacob Morales, born May 8, 1986 and residing at1818 Schiller Street, matched the description of the individual suspected of committing these acts. They placed Morales under arrest and charged him with five counts of indecent exposure.

The investigation into Mr. Morales’ behavior continues, and anyone who may have additional information should contact Lieutenant David O’Connor at 563-263-9922 ext. 608. Morales is considered innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.