Fort Wayne Man's Actions Spurs Tougher State Voyeurism Laws

By Scott Sarvay

January 19, 2011 Updated Jan 19, 2011 at 6:35 PM EDT

INDIANA (Indiana’s NewsCenter) - The actions of a Fort Wayne man has spurred lawmakers to toughen voyeurism laws.

A State Senate committee voted 4- 3 for a bill that would make it illegal to invade someone's privacy by photography.

The arrest of David DeLagrange is motivation for the bill.

He attached a camera to his shoe and shot video up the skirts of shoppers at Castleton Square Mall.

Voyeurism charges were dropped because the state voyeurism statute applies only to a peeper looking into a residence.

What are your thoughts CLICK HERE to leave us a "QUESTION OF THE DAY” comment.

© Copyright 2016, A Quincy Media broadcasting station. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

To submit a comment on this article, your email address is required. We respect your privacy and your email will not be visible to others nor will it be added to any email lists.