Dickinson Arrested for Indecent Conduct 

A man who once described himself as a “ticking time bomb” is back in jail for reportedly exposing himself on Portland’s Western Promenade.Police responding to a call recognized 42-year-old Norman Dickinson, but he fled Wednesday morning.He was arrested later at his home and charged with indecent conduct and refusing to submit to arrest.Dickinson is on probation for burglary.He’s spent much of his life in state institutions. He pleaded guilty in 1989 to threatening three women with a realistic looking toy gun, kidnapping a woman, and stealing a car.Dickinson has been released numerous times, only to be sent back to jail or prison for violating his probation.