Austintown PD: Man took photos of girl in shower

Austintown Man caught filming girl in home with cellphone

AUSTINTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) – Austintown Police arrested a man Tuesday who they said took naked pictures of a girl while she was showering, according to a police report.

According to the report, Austintown Police charged Robert Herrera, 31, with voyeurism, trespassing, and pandering obscenity involving a minor, among other charges.

On May 20, a man called police, stating that his step-daughter said someone was taking pictures of her while in the shower, the report states. The man also reported that he saw the suspect run away from his house.

The girl told police she saw a phone against the bathroom window and observed a flash go off.

After a call about a suspicious vehicle, another officer stopped Herrera, who eventually said that he took several such photos, according to the report.

Police formally filed charges and arrested Herrera Tuesday, according to court documents included with the report.

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