Mohave Valley man accused of voyeurism

September 28, 2018

BULLHEAD CITY — Authorities have nabbed a man suspected of using a phone to take photos under a woman’s dress.

Ronald Anthony Duarte Jr., 36, of Mohave Valley, was booked Wednesday on suspicion of felony voyeurism.

Tuesday evening, Duarte reportedly was seen at a business in the 5200 block of Highway 95, taking photos of a the victim by holding a phone with the camera facing up her dress.

His arrest came after the Mohave County Sheriff’s Office reached out to the public in an attempt to identify him.

MCSO spokeswoman Anita Mortensen said the office “received many tips in regards to this incident, with one identifying the male subject as Duarte.”

Deputies contacted Duarte at his residence.

He reportedly admitted being the man in store surveillance video, Mortensen said, but did not directly admit taking the photos.

Duarte was taken to the Mohave County Jail in Kingman.

He was being held without bond, jail staff said Thursday afternoon. No court appearance had been scheduled.

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