Battle Ground Police investigate report of voyeurism

This information was provided by the city of Battle Ground.

BATTLE GROUND — The Battle Ground Police Department is seeking the public’s help in identifying the subject in the accompanying pictures.

Battle Ground Police are asking for the public’s help in identifying this suspect who is accused of taking pictures of a female through a gap in a stall door in the women’s restroom in the Battle Ground Walmart. Photo courtesy of the city of Battle Ground
Battle Ground Police are asking for the public’s help in identifying this suspect who is accused of taking pictures of a female through a gap in a stall door in the women’s restroom in the Battle Ground Walmart. Photo courtesy of the city of Battle Ground

A female employee of the Battle Ground Walmart store informed officers the night of Dec. 5 that she was using the women’s restroom in the store when she discovered the subject taking pictures of her through a gap in the stall door. Once discovered the suspect walked to an unknown location. He was found by store employees a short time later in a stall of the same women’s restroom. Store employees reported that when they approached and questioned him about the incident, he immediately left the store.

The incident occurred the evening of Dec. 5, between approximately 6:30-7:10 p.m. Employees described the suspect as an 18-to- 20-year-old white male, average build, scruffy, wearing a camouflage jacket, blue jeans, brown work boots and a Metal Mulisha hat. He was seen leaving the parking lot in the pictured older model, small, dark truck without a bed, perhaps a flatbed in-the-making.

The suspect in question is described as an 18-to-20-year-old white male, average build, scruffy, wearing a camouflage jacket, blue jeans, brown work boots and a Metal Mulisha hat. Photo courtesy of the city of Battle Ground
The suspect in question is described as an 18-to-20-year-old white male, average build, scruffy, wearing a camouflage jacket, blue jeans, brown work boots and a Metal Mulisha hat. Photo courtesy of the city of Battle Ground

Anyone with information regarding the suspect or who may be aware of similar incidents is asked to contact Detective Sgt. Aaron Kanooth at (360) 342-5254 or via email at aaron.kanooth@cityofbg.org. Anonymous tips can be left at www.cityofbg.rg/tips.

The suspect was seen leaving the Walmart parking lot in this older model, small, dark truck without a bed. Photo courtesy of the city of Battle Ground
The suspect was seen leaving the Walmart parking lot in this older model, small, dark truck without a bed. Photo courtesy of the city of Battle Ground
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Joanna Nicole Yorke is a 2010 graduate of the Edward R. Murrow School of Communication at Washington State University in Pullman. She has a bachelor's degree in journalism with a minor in political science. Yorke is a Clark County native, growing up on her family's 12-acre farm in La Center where her family still resides today. She was previously a reporter at The Reflector Newspaper, covering the city of Battle Ground, the Battle Ground School District and a variety of other areas and topics.

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