Trench Coat Flasher Arrested

A man wearing a beige trench coat and blue toboggan has been arrested on charges he exposed himself to an elderly neighbor.

The incident happened 9:30am Saturday at a home on Hinnant Road outside of Selma.

William Alan Core, 34, of Selma reportedly took off his clothing and walked naked in his yard in front of an elderly neighbor.  When Johnston County deputies arrived Core was wearing a trench coat and toboggan, however the neighbor was reportedly able to provide officers of photos they had taken minutes earlier of the nude suspect.

Core also allegedly threatened the neighbor in the presence of the officers.

Core was charged with indecent exposure, resisting a public officer and communicating threats. He was given a $10,000 bond on the three misdemeanor charges.

The neighbor was not harmed.