On Monday, July 1, 2013, at approximately 8:15 PM, a male Hispanic driving a white Toyota pick-up truck accosted a female juvenile and her younger brother as they were walking on Hubbard Street near Atlantic Boulevard in East Los Angeles.
The suspect slowed his truck and called to the female juvenile to look at him while he exposed himself. The female victim immediately dialed 9-1-1 using her cell phone and the suspect drove away.
The victims were able to obtain a partial license plate number from the suspect’s truck. East Los Angeles Sheriff’s Station detectives were able to identify the truck and its registered owner, 42 year-old Suspect Oscar Manuel Iturralde.
On Wednesday, July 3, 2013, East Los Angeles Sheriff’s Station detectives located the suspect at a residence and arrested him for Indecent Exposure and Stalking.
He was booked at the East Los Angeles Sheriff’s Station (http://www.EastLA.lasd.org) and is being held in lieu of $300,000.00 bail.
Suspect Iturralde was also wanted in connection with several other indecent exposure incidents, which occurred during the past few months. The suspect targeted female teenagers as they walked to school. These cases are currently being investigated by the Los Angeles School Police Department http://www.laspd.com/
Sheriff’s detectives are seeking the public’s help in identifying any other possible victims and/or witnesses. Anyone with information is asked to contact Sergeant Soto or Detective Villanueva of East Los Angeles Sheriff’s Station at (323) 981-5354 or (323) 981-5052, or if you wish to remain anonymous, call “LA Crime Stoppers” by dialing 800-222-TIPS (8477), texting the letters TIPLA plus your tip to CRIMES (274637), or using the website http://lacrimestoppers.org