Police: man defecates outside business, smears waste on door handles

By Patrick Kernan - [email protected] | October 2nd, 2017 5:15 pm

WILKES-BARRE — Police are searching for a man that they say defecated outside of a business before smearing the waste on the door handles.

The 55-year-old owner of the South Washington Street business called police Monday to report recording the incident on his surveillance camera.

The incident occurred at around 3 a.m. Saturday morning.

Police say the man defecated at the entrance of the business before fleeing. He returned a short time later and smeared feces on the door handles.

No other information was available.


By Patrick Kernan

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