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Amherst man registered as sex offender arrested for exposing himself

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Posted at 12:50 PM, Aug 15, 2019
and last updated 2019-08-15 12:50:01-04

WILLIAMSVILLE, N.Y. (WKBW) — An Amherst man who is a registered level one sex offender and on federal probation for possession of child pornography was arrested after exposing himself Wednesday in Williamsville.

Police say 36-year-old Jonathan Armstrong drove up to a person who was running near the Eastern Hills Mall and asked for directions, the victim states Armstrong exposed himself during the conversation.

Armstrong was arrested and charged with public lewdness in the first degree, he was arraigned at Clarence Town Court and released on his own recognizance.

State police anyone with additional information to contact police at 585-344-6200.