Hingham: New Hampshire Man Facing Exposure Charges

Credit: Hingham Police

Credit: Hingham Police

A New Hampshire man turned himself into Hingham police after he allegedly exposed himself inside a restaurant.

Police say the incident took place on October 23, 2018 inside the Panera Bread restaurant on Derby St. when a woman reported that a man sitting at a table facing her exposed himself to her as he made sexual gestures and stared at her.

The man then left the scene but a friend of the woman’s got his license plate, which was from New Hampshire, as he drove away.

An alert was put out for his vehicle and after police were unable to locate him they obtained an arrest warrant the following day.

Police say the suspect, 62-year-old Craig S. Pasco of Wentworth, NH, turned himself in at the Hingham Police Station on Monday.

He was taken into custody and arraigned at Hingham District Court on Tuesday on charges of Open and Gross Lewdness and Disorderly Conduct.

Pasco was ordered to have no contact with the victim (who does not know the man) and stay away from the Derby Street Shoppes.

He posted $500 bail and was released to return to court April 2.


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Dan McCready is a South Shore native who’s happy to be back working in his home region. After graduating from Catholic Memorial High School, GO KNIGHTS! Dan attended Suffolk University where he graduated Magna Cum Laude with a BA in Communications. After college Dan worked as a standup comic and actor appearing in several theatrical productions, independent films, and worked as a background extra in films and TV shows including Fever Pitch, Underdog, and Brotherhood while also working as a weekend overnight DJ on Easy 99.1. Eventually Dan began covering the Boston entertainment scene for Production Live Online and, after being bit by the journalism bug, decided to further his studies at Northeastern University, where he earned his master's degree. Since that time Dan has worked across many media platforms for organizations including the Patriot Ledger, Cape Cod Broadcasting, and 1420 WBSM in New Bedford. Dan is currently residing in Milton and enjoys hanging out with friends, candlepin bowling, playing video games, and making videos for his fledgling YouTube Channel.