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Man wanted for allegedly sexually assaulting 6-year-old girl

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KENT, Wash. -- Detectives are looking for the man who allegedly sexually assaulted a 6-year-old girl Sunday afternoon in a Kent Dollar Tree.

According to the Kent Police Department, the man exposed himself and touched his genitals in front of the girl around 1:30 p.m. at the business located at 23406 Pacific Highway S.

The man was able to escape before officers arrived. But, he was caught on surveillance camera.

Detectives are now trying to figure out who the man is.

"We want to ensure the public is aware of this incident and that this case is a top priority for our investigators," Det. Melanie Frazier said in a press release. "Perpetrators like this do not belong in our community."