New Braunfels police: Man took pictures of woman in dressing room

Improper photography suspect

NEW BRAUNFELS, Texas (KXAN) — New Braunfels police are asking for help finding this man, who they say tried to take pictures of a woman in a department store dressing room. Police were called to the Target along Interstate 35 on the north side of town in the 100 block of Creekside Way on March 27 around 12:30 p.m.

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Police say someone called to say a suspicious man had been caught trying to take pictures or video of a woman trying on bathing suits in the store’s dressing room. The victim and a store employee confronted the man, who denied their accusations and took off. He then left the store, driving off in a white Ford pickup.

County Crime Stoppers is offering up to $2,000 for an arrest. To remain anonymous and to collect the reward, contact Crime Stoppers at 830-620-TIPS (8477), leave a tip online, or text a tip by texting “Comal” plus your message to CRIMES (274637). To contact the New Braunfels Police Department directly about who this man is, call Detective Joe Tovar at 830-221-4141.

Improper photography or visual recording is considered a state jail felony and is punishable by 180 days to two years in a state jail facility, if convicted.

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