April 15, 2019 2:36 pm

Hamilton man accused of taking photos of women in Limeridge Mall change rooms

Hamilton police have charged a man in relation to reports of voyeurism at Limeridge Mall.

Lisa Polewski / 900 CHML

Hamilton Police have arrested a 23-year-old man, for allegedly spying on women inside a change room at the Limeridge Mall.

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Police were called to the mall on Upper Wentworth Street on Friday night for a report of a man taking photos of women inside a change room.

They say two witnesses alerted one female victim and store staff, who confronted the suspect before he fled the mall.

An off-duty police officer chased the suspect and detained him until uniformed officers arrived and placed him under arrest for voyeurism.

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Hamilton Police are asking the two witnesses who first observed the suspect to contact Division 3, Criminal Intelligence Branch, Detective Constable Adam Jefferess at (905)546-8969 or D/Sgt Marco DelConte at (905)546-3851.

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