Teenager named Pope arrested for pleasuring himself in public

Michael Pope 
By: Wayne Morin

A teenager is in trouble after pleasuring himself in public.

Police in New York, are looking for a teen, who has a tattoo of with the words “Team USA” on his forehead.

Police allege that the man touched himself on a subway.

19-year-old Michael Pope was on a train that was going from Manhattan to Brooklyn, when he started touching himself in front of another person, a spokesperson for the New York City Transportation (NYCT) wrote on Twitter.

Police said that when the train had stopped at the Lorimer Avenue station about 8:30 a.m., Pope entered and began pleasuring himself in front of the victim.

This is the second time that Pope has been accused of the same crime. He has been arrested two months earlier for pleasuring himself on a train.

In the first incident, Pope boarded a train on President Street in Brooklyn. There, he pleasured himself for 30 minutes in front of a 29-year-old woman.

The woman took a photo of the act and gave it to police.

The following day, police posted the photo to social media. Pope then surrendered to police.