NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – A man suspected of peering into people’s windows on Staten Island has been arrested.
Corey Cincotta, 26, was charged with four counts of criminal trespass Monday.READ MORE: Man With Rifle Stopped At Times Square Subway Station
Police say he was caught on surveillance video walking through a family’s yard and looking into their windows multiple times on Jan. 3.
“I felt so violated, not knowing if this person was going to break into the house, not knowing if he’s a pedophile, a peeping Tom,” a woman named Mary told CBS2’s Scott Rapoport earlier this month.READ MORE: Fordham University To Require COVID-19 Vaccine For Students Returning To Campus In Fall
Mary said at one point, the man came face-to-face with her daughter.
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Other residents in the Willowbrook neighborhood reported seeing the same man under peculiar and unnerving circumstances.