Christopher Smith exposes self to woman near West Reading Playground, police say

Posted: 11:53 AM EDT Mar 12, 2013   Updated: 6:13 PM EDT Mar 12, 2013
Christopher Michael Smith

A man has been arrested on charges he exposed himself to a woman near the West Reading Playground.

The woman told police she saw a car circle the block a few times as she walked her dog near the playground Sunday afternoon. The driver then stopped the car and asked the woman for directions to Holy Name High School, police said.

As she was giving directions, the woman saw the driver performing a lewd act, according to court documents. He then drove away.

The woman called police and provided them with the man's description and license plate number, which they traced to his home in Shillington.

The man, identified by police as Christopher Michael Smith, 28, was arrested on charges of indecent exposure and open lewdness. He's free on $5,000 unsecured bail.