Police arrest peeping Tom who was caught on camera in Chesterfield Township

Posted at 6:35 PM, Jun 20, 2017
and last updated 2017-06-20 18:35:46-04

A 19-year-old man was arrested today for allegedly leering into a window of a home on Rose Street in Chesterfield Township.

Police say a motorist saw the teenager Monday afternoon looking suspicious at the home. That driver was able to snap a photo of the guy, before yelling at him to leave.

The guy then just simply walked away.

We're told he lives in the neighborhood, and is always walking around, sometimes with head phones on.

Investigators searched the area yesterday, but couldn't find any signs of the man.

They say the case will be forwarded to the prosecutor's office Wednesday, and this investigation is ongoing.

Neighbors tell 7 Action News he would also stop and talk with very young children in the area They are relieved this alleged peeping Tom in now in custody.