Police identify Frayser child fondling suspect - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Police identify Frayser child fondling suspect

Robert Vail (Source: MPD) Robert Vail (Source: MPD)
MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) -

Police have identified the man accused of inappropriately touching young girls in the Frayser area.

Police said Robert Vail exposed himself to and fondled young girls as they were walking to school between October 26 and 28. 

Police said a witness told them they saw a man take his clothes off in front of a student at Frayser Elementary School on Wednesday.

A student told police Vail tried to lure her into his car in the Kroger parking lot at Frayser Boulevard and Rangeline Road. She then went to Trezevant High School and asked for help. 

Vail was last seen in a dark blue Lincoln town car. Police said he has dreadlocks and a goatee.

A warrant has been issued for his arrest. If you know where he may be, call police at 901-545-COPS.

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