Oceanside man arrested in connection with Vista indecent exposure case


San Diego County Sheriff’s Department vehicle. (Sheriff’s Department social media photo)


A suspect has been arrested in a Vista indecent exposure case, the San Diego County Sheriff’s Department announced Friday, Aug. 19.

The incident happened Tuesday, Aug. 16, when a man exposed himself to a woman when she arrived home after grocery shopping, according to a sheriff’s report. The woman reportedly noticed that she had been followed home by the suspect. The suspect drove off in a car after the incident, and woman called 911.

Although a search did not yield a suspect at the time, authorities were able to identify the suspect reviewing surveillance photos that captured to incident, the Sheriff’s Department stated. The suspect was identified as Anton Hill, 24, of Oceanside. Detectives interviewed Hill at his home, where he admitted his involvement in the incident, according to the Sheriff’s Department.

The suspect was arrested on Friday and booked into the Vista Detention Facility on indecent-exposure charges, the Sheriff’s Department stated.