CEDAR CITY — A Cedar City man accused of flashing students at Southern Utah University and fighting with officers after he was taken to jail now faces 21 charges.
On Sept. 8, SUU police issued a warning to students that a man had entered the women's restroom at Eccles Coliseum the day before and exposed himself to a woman.
"Another victim reported that about 6:30 a.m. a suspect was seen with his pants down on the University Boulevard overpass," according to police.
The incidents prompted officers to increase patrols in the area.
Following several more reports of the man being spotted in the area, including on a bike trail, officers arrested Brian Adam Rouse, 30, on Sept. 12. But while being transported to jail, he allegedly resisted officers and fought with them.Comment on this story
Rouse was charged in 5th District Court Friday with four counts of threat of terrorism, a second-degree felony; six counts of assault by a prisoner, four counts of lewdness with a prior offense and two counts of damaging a jail, all third-degree felonies; criminal mischief, two counts of propelling a substance at an officer, failing to stop at the command of a law enforcer and interfering with an arresting officer, all class A misdemeanors.
As of Friday morning, no initial court date had been set.