Man Caught Touching Himself in Church Parking Lot near Schools.

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(MEMPHIS) A young woman is warning parents to take steps to protect their children from a man pleasuring himself sexually near schools. Alysha Mackey was walking to the grocery when she spotted a truck parked at weird angle in a church parking lot at the corner of Raines Road and Ambrose in South Memphis.

Mackey said the man inside had his eye on some young children walking to school, and then he spotted her and she couldn't believe what happened next.

“He got out and started playing with himself”, she said Mackey ran and called police, but the man had already left.

“I have the elementary, middle school and high school right here and when I walked over to tell those girls to be careful they say he was doing it in their neighborhood”, said Mackey.