Deputies: Man trying on women's underwear exposes himself to store employee

Allen Jones (Fairfax County Sheriff’s Office)

A 52-year-old Arlington man has been charged with indecent exposure after an incident at a shopping mall, according to authorities.

Allen Jones, reportedly exposed himself to a clerk at the JC Penny's at Springfield Mall on Monday, October 5. The suspect was shopping in the women's underwear section of the store and requested assistance from the clerk as he shopped and tried on the items.

The incident reportedly took place in the changing room. The clerk immediately contacted police.

After an investigation, detectives linked the suspect to a previous incident on September 18, where the suspect reportedly exposed himself to a clerk at a women's lingerie store, Soma, in Springfield Mall.

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