Lockport Contractor Charged with Unlawful Surveillance

March 22, 2014 Updated Mar 22, 2014 at 2:08 PM EDT

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Lockport Contractor Charged with Unlawful Surveillance

March 22, 2014 Updated Mar 22, 2014 at 2:08 PM EDT

AMHERST, NY (WKBW) Amherst police have arrested Kevin Eckert, a 60 year-old Lockport contractor for hiding a camera in a bathroom. He's been charged with two counts of Unlawful Surveillance.

Eckert hid a camera in the bathroom of a North Amherst residence in order to videotape people showering.

Eckert was hired numerous times by the family for various jobs around the house.

He's charged with two felonies and a misdemeanor for stalking.

Authorities are asking anyone who has hired Eckert in the past and suspect any foul play, to contact them at 716-689-1343