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Peeping Tom films woman in St. Vital clothing store

Posted: 06/18/2014 11:46 AM | Comments: 0

Last Modified: 06/18/2014 12:16 PM | Updates

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Winnipeg police are on the lookout for a peeping Tom after an incident at a St. Vital clothing store yesterday.

A 42-year-old woman was trying on clothing inside an Old Navy store at St. Vital Shopping Centre Tuesday morning was startled to find an unknown man peering over top of her dressing room wall, police said this morning.

The woman was in a state of undress when she noticed the man and called for help. She said the suspect appeared to be recording video of her on a cell phone.

Const. Jason Michalyshen said that the store's staff and security were quickly on the scene, but the male suspect fled before security could catch up to him.

Investigators are reviewing security footage from the store and the surrounding St. Vital area to try to identify the suspect.

If you know of any more details on this incident, police ask that you contact investigators at 204-986-2857 or Crime Stoppers at 204-786-TIPS (8477).

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Updated on Wednesday, June 18, 2014 at 12:16 PM CDT: Corrects date of incident.

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