March 15, 2018 – The Newark Police have arrested 21-year-old Tayvon
Davis-Jacobs of Newark, for one count of Indecent Exposure in the 2nd
Degree. After releasing the surveillance photo to the public, members of the
Delaware State Police recognized the subject in the photo from prior
investigations they conducted in February and March of 2018. Based upon this
information, Newark Detectives were able to link Tayvon Davis-Jacobs to the
below described incident at the Acme in the College Square Shopping Center.
Arrest warrants were obtained, and he was arrested at his residence without
incident on March 15, 2018. Davis-Jacobs was arraigned through Justice of the
Peace Court #2 and released after being issued $500 unsecured bond.
Anyone with additional information regarding this incident should
contact Detective Keld at PKeld@newark.de.us or
302-366-7100 ext. 3106.
**Original Release Below**
Indecent Exposure Investigation
March 13, 2018 – The Newark Police are investigating an indecent
exposure case which occurred at the Acme in College Square Shopping Center on
Sunday March 11, 2018 at approximately 9:22 p.m. A 65-year-old female employee
reported that she was in the area of the freezers when a male walked up to her.
She stated that the male had his pants around his thighs with his genitals
exposed. The employee quickly walked away, at the same time, the suspect left
the store. A review of the surveillance system showed that the suspect was
milling around the store for an hour prior to the exposure.
The suspect is described as a dark skinned black male, 30 to 40 years
old, 5’8” to 5’10” tall, average weight, medium dreadlocks, wearing a navy-blue
jacket, khaki pants and sunglasses.
Surveillance photo attached.
Anyone with information regarding this incident should contact Cpl.
Vernon at RVernon@newark.de.us
or 302-366-7100 ext. 3452.
send an anonymous text message tip by texting 302NPD and your message to
TIP411. Information can also be provided anonymously to Crime Stoppers at
1‐800‐TIP‐3333 or via the internet at www.tipsubmit.com where a reward may be
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