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Man charged after exposing himself in front of children

THOMASVILLE, GA (WALB) -

Thomasville authorities say a man has been arrested after he exposed himself in a neighborhood.

Maurice Gordon was arrested Tuesday afternoon on North Pinetree Boulevard after neighbors said they saw him fondling himself in front of two children.

Gordon is charged with two counts of child molestation and indecent exposure.

"He exposed himself in front of children and it wasn't just a simple... it was an intent to either arouse or, in my opinion, scare the life out of these kids," said Captain Steve Jones with the Thomas County Sheriff's Office

Neighbors said they have seen this sort of behavior from Gordon before, and Captain Jones said Gordon has been previously arrested on similar charges.

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