BOULDER, Colo. (CBS4) – Police at the University of Colorado in Boulder are searching for a Peeping Tom who may have taken a picture of another student in a shower.

Police say the victim was showering in Stearns East Hall earlier this month. The student noticed someone else holding a cellphone over the shower he was using.

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“He heard the bathroom door open and realized this person was standing in front of the shower he was using,” CU police said in a statement. “The student looked over the top of the shower and saw the subject was holding a cellphone as if to take a picture.”

The suspect ran out when confronted. He’s described as a college-aged white male, approximately 5-foot-10, 135 pounds with short black hair. He also has a goatee and long sideburns.

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Additional Information From CU Police

If you have information on this report, please contact Sergeant Cowles with the Police Department at (303) 492-8168.

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Students should contact the Police Department at (303) 492-6666 or their Resident Advisor if they see someone hanging out near the residential halls restrooms they do not feel belong. Those who have information but wish to remain anonymous may submit a tip via the Northern Colorado Crime Stoppers website at