Thane police arrest man for installing spy camera in mall’s changing room
Thane police arrested a 22-year-old salesman for allegedly installing a spy camera in the staff changing room of a popular mall in the city.
The incident came to light after a mall staffer came across the camera, a part of which was sticking out from the ceiling, on Wednesday.
The 19-year-old employee immediately alerted the mall’s manager and asked him to find out who installed the camera.
After taking cognisance of the matter, the manager started questioning the mall’s employees. His investigation eventually led him to the person responsible for act.
The manager immediately filed a complaint with Vartak Nagar police station, who arrested the 22-year-old. The accused has been identified as Sushil Pitale, a resident of Dombivli.
The magistrate court has sent Pitale to judicial custody for 14 days.