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Man accused of masturbating naked outside of university in North Carolina

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Michael Murphy Jr., 33, of Raleigh

ASHEVILLE, N.C. — A man has been arrested after allegedly masturbating in the parking lot of a university in North Carolina while completely naked.

WLOS reported that 33-year-old Michael Murphy Jr. is charged with indecent exposure after it allegedly happened Thursday afternoon on the campus of the University of North Carolina Asheville.

Two female students called police after they saw a man in the parking lot completely naked and masturbating outside of his vehicle, according to police.

Police later tracked down the suspect and arrested him, according to WLOS. When police approached his vehicle, he reportedly appeared to be putting his clothes back on.

The suspect is from Raleigh and is not affiliated with UNC-Asheville, according to WLOS. He has been banned from campus property.

The suspect has been released from jail on a $1,000 bond and has court planned for next month.