Man accused of exposing self to kids in Brookline |

Man accused of exposing self to kids in Brookline

A homeless man was arrested Wednesday on charges of exposing himself to children waiting for a school bus in Brookline.

Thomas Eugene Mickey, 54, who claimed to have lived in West Virginia and whose last known address was in Youngwood, Westmoreland County, was charged with indecent exposure for the incident that occurred at 7:12 a.m. at Brookline Boulevard and Edgebrook Avenue, city police spokeswoman Diane Richard said.

A woman and her husband at a nearby convenience store told officers they saw Mickey approaching the children. When they got closer, they said they saw Mickey exposing himself, Richard said. The couple got the children on the bus safely and told the driver to call 911, Richard said.

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