NEW BERN, N.C. (WNCT) – New Bern Police have arrested a man who they say was caught peeping into the window of child’s room.
Police say officers were called to a home on the 900 block of Simmons Street Tuesday night in reference to a prowler.
When officers arrived they found 44-year-old John C. Reddick with his pants down, looking into a child’s room, officials said.
Police say when officers approached Reddick he took off running. After a foot chase, officers were able to catch up with Reddick and arrest him, police said.
Reddick is charged with Peeping into an Occupied Room while Possessing a Device Capable of Taking Photographs and Resisting Arrest.
He was taken to the Craven County Jail and given a $25,000 bond.