CEDAR FALLS – University of Northern Iowa authorities are cautioning students and employees after receiving reports of a man exposing himself on campus and in other parts of the city in recent weeks.

One UNI incident was reported around 6:20 p.m. on Nov. 14 in the Shull Hall lot, and the second happened around 6:35 p.m. on Wednesday on 27th Street, according to UNI's [public safety calls.

Cedar Falls police said they had three other calls, starting in mid-November in the College Hill area with the most recent happening Wednesday evening at an apartment complex on University Avenue.

No arrests have been made as of Thursday afternoon.

According to an alert issued by UNI, the man usually sits in his vehicle and gets the attention of passersby by asking for directions. When they approach, they notice the man has his genitals exposed, and on one occasion was masturbating.

The suspect is described as a white male between 25 and 40 years old with black or dark hair and a beard. His vehicle is described as a dark Jeep.

Anyone encountering the suspect is asked not to confront him but to gather as much information as possible and call authorities.

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