By Ashlee Pitzl. CREATED Aug 15, 2014 - UPDATED: Aug 15, 2014
DOUGLAS COUNTY, Neb. (KMTV) - Douglas County Sheriff Deputies have made an arrest in the recent flasher cases.
Michael Chase of Omaha, 24, was booked on three counts of felony child abuse after he was stopped today around 4:40 P.M while driving near 169th & V St. Deputies patrolling in both marked and unmarked vehicles saturated southwest Douglas County looking for the suspect. Detectives developed a list of potential suspect vehicles from witness descriptions and partial plate information, along with a description of the suspect.
Chase’s vehicle was observed driving in the area and was stopped after he failed to properly signal a turn. After the traffic stop, he voluntarily agreed to speak with detectives about the recent cases of exposure in southwest Douglas County. During his interview, Chase admitted to exposing himself to the reported victims and several others. The victims in the three cases reported this week are all female, ages 12-13.
If you were a victim of indecent exposure, you are asked to call the Sheriff’s tipline at