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A man was arrested on charges of voyeurism after allegedly breaking into an office building, hiding in the women’s bathroom and watching women as they relieved themselves, police in China said.
Hongkou Police said that they arrested the Peeping Tom, after he was caught watching women in the women’s bathroom in the office building located on Gaoyang Road.
According to the police investigation, a woman who works in the office building, spotted the man and ran to alert her coworkers.
The employees blocked the door of the bathroom until the police arrived to arrest the suspect.
Employees at the building told investigators that the suspect had been seen doing the same thing several times before, but managed to escape each time before police arrived at the scene.
The suspect does not work in the building.