Man Charged With Exposing Himself In Business Parking Lot

Edward-Lee-Lippard-FIA man police said was intoxicated was arrested for indecent exposure Saturday afternoon.

Smithfield Police allege the man exposed himself to a 71 year-old customer then urinated next to the man’s pickup in the parking lot of the BP station on South Third Street. The suspect, 38 year-old Edward Lee Lippard of Wilmington was found a short time later outside the Dollar General on South Brightleaf Boulevard and arrested.

Lippard was charged with the misdemeanor offense and confined in the Johnston County Jail under a $5,000 bond.