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Man faces voyeurism charge for watching woman in bowling alley bathroom

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Deputies are investigating a disturbing voyeurism allegation. A man was arrested for allegedly touching himself while watching a woman use the restroom at a bowling alley. It happened Saturday evening. Deputies are investigating a disturbing voyeurism allegation. A man was arrested for allegedly touching himself while watching a woman use the restroom at a bowling alley. It happened Saturday evening.
SPOKANE VALLEY, Wash. -

Deputies are investigating a disturbing voyeurism allegation. A man was arrested for allegedly touching himself while watching a woman use the restroom at a bowling alley. It happened Saturday evening.

The suspect has been identified in court documents as Duane L. Beatson. He is facing a voyeurism charge.

According the court records, the victim said she was simply using the facilities when she noticed something wasn't right in the stall next to her. Documents say the victim saw what she described as a hairy hand. Moments later she claims the suspect stuck his head underneath the divider.

Records show the victim told deputies "the man's eyes were fixed on her bare legs" Before she could respond, she said he reappeared, staring once again. At this point, the victim claims the suspect was touching himself.

Court documents said the victim screamed and hurried out of there to alert her husband, and staff. Beatson has a very different story.

Officials said he told deputies he had an upset stomach and didn't realize he was in the wrong bathroom. He denied touching himself.

Staff chased down deputies who ironically were already in their parking lot shortly after they learned of this alleged crime. That suspect was arrested soon after.

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