The Webster City Police Department is requesting assistance from the public regarding a voyeurism (peeping tom) incident that occurred on Monday morning between 6:50 am and 7:15 am on Kamen Court. The suspect used a step stool and camcorder to record an occupant inside the home, according to Police Chief Brian Hughes The suspect is described as a white male, mid-30s to mid-50s, 5 foot 8 inches to 6 foot 2 inches tall; medium build with a slight belly; auburn/brown short hair with strong receding hairline on both side of head. He may possibly wear eye glasses with thin frames. The suspect was wearing a long-sleeve white dress shirt, pleated on back with brown buttons, khaki pants creased with a cuff, dress belt and black or brown leather shoes.
The camcorder was described as a small handheld unit, black in color w/silver markings. The step stool appears to be handmade and not purchased.
Police officials are requesting information on identifying the suspect or the owner of the step stool. Hughes said the suspect may live or work in Webster City or may have appeared in public wearing the described clothing. Therefore, anyone having information about this crime is encouraged to call the Webster City Police Department or contact us via email at firstname.lastname@example.org for Chief Hughes or email@example.com for Sgt. Ed Wardell, the lead investigator.
In addition, Crimestoppers has stepped up and offered a $500 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of this perpetrator. Anyone wanting to remain anonymous can call the Crimestoppers hotline at 515-832-8437 or text (text C-R-I-M-E-S, enter code IA40) or email (www.tipsubmit.com/WebTips.aspx?AgencyID=908) through our TipSoft program.
To report information on this incident:
Email at firstname.lastname@example.org for Chief Hughes or email@example.com for Sgt. Wardell (lead investigator)
To remain anonymous, call the Crimestoppers hotline at 515-832-8437 or text C-R-I-M-E-S, enter code IA40 or email www.tipsubmit.com/WebTips.aspx?AgencyID=90 through the TipSoft program.
- Hamilton County Crime Stoppers have offered a $500 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of this perpatrator.