On-Campus Incident - Arrest for Invasive Visual Recording

  • Date Occurred:
    February 7, 2023 at approximately 11:45 am
  • Location Reported:
    Jester West Hall


Around 11:45 p.m. on Tuesday, February 7, 2023, UTPD officers were notified about a suspect taking pictures under a shower stall at Jester West Hall. The suspect (UT-Affiliated) was arrested and charged with two counts of Invasive Visual Recording. UTPD will continue to investigate this incident.

There is no ongoing threat to the community.

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