- Associated Press - Monday, September 21, 2015

GALLIANO, La. (AP) - A 52-year-old man is accused of snapping photos of a woman undressing in the fitting room of a Lafourche Parish department store.

WVUE TV reports (https://bit.ly/1isNKp4) Aaron Merritt was arrested on Friday and booked on one count of video voyeurism.

Officers say that the arrest follows an incident is August. A woman was trying on clothes at a department store in Galliano when she noticed a man taking photos of her under the fitting room door.

Sheriff’s deputies say the woman opened the door to get a glimpse of the suspect.

Officers say they were able to identify Merritt as a suspect following an anonymous tip from Crime Stoppers.

Merritt was booked and released after posting a $5,000 bond.

Online jail records do not list an attorney for Merritt.


Information from: WVUE-TV, https://fox8live.com

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