17-year-old arrested after exposing self, evading police

Tuesday evening Amarillo Police Department officers received calls that suspicious person was hiding in backyards, alleys, and dumpsters in the 3300 block of Lometa. Police had received calls earlier that day but were unable to locate the person.

APD officers learned that a young man had been seen climbing on top of houses in the area. The same person had exposed himself to some women at a nearby apartment complex. As police were talking to witnesses, the teen was spotted on top of a house in the 3200 block of Janet.

Officers told the suspect to get down. The suspect then took of running from police toward other residences in the area. Police found the suspect later on top of another house in the 3200 block of Janet.

According to police, they were finally able to get 17-year-old Brecken Shae Scott down from the house. Scott was arrested and booked into Randall County Jail for evading arrest, criminal trespass, probation violation and indecent exposure.