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Police: Man arrested for exposing himself at Largo Mall has done it before

Pinellas County

Police have arrested a man accused of exposing himself at the Largo Mall on Wednesday.

Officers took Jarvis Boatwright, 31, into custody as he tried to flee on a bus.

Largo detectives say Boatwright was at the mall on Saturday and exposed himself. He returned to the mall sometime Monday and was arrested and charged with exposure of sexual organs

8 On Your Side looked into Boatwright’s criminal history and found he has been arrested about 20 times in Pinellas County. 

At the time of his most recent arrest, Boatwright had three additional warrants for failure to appear on exposure of sexual organs charges out of Clearwater and St. Petersburg.

Boatwright has also been arrested for drug charges, burglary and resisting arrest.

He is expected to have his first court appearance Tuesday afternoon.


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