Originally Posted by Frank Ettin
There has been a fair amount of study of sexual predation. Standard recommendation is to leave. And while it's been found that some exhibitionists graduate to assault or rape, in this case the perpetrator was sitting down and, according to the report, did not appear to make any overt gesture consistent with an attack
With a pistol in his pocket? Who knows? Too big a risk to give the benefit of doubt IMO.
The deviate is a felon after all.