Man’s ‘Bad Habit’ has Female Shopper Dialing 911

TROY, MI – Some people find shopping a chore and some use it as what they call retail therapy. However, a woman shopping in Troy at the At-Home Store on June 18th, 2018 had her calling for help from police.At Home Store

Officers responded to 200 W. Fourteen Mile Road, at 6:23PM, on a report of a disorderly subject. The officers spoke to the victim who stated she realized she was being followed by an unknown man and when she turned around, she realized he was masturbating. Based on the suspect’s description, the officers were able to locate him still inside the business.

Officers spoke with the suspect, a 56 year old man from Detroit who admitted to the act, stating it was a ‘bad habit’. He was issued a Misdemeanor Citation of Disorderly Conduct. He has not been arraigned yet, as of June 22nd.