Police: Man recorded workers in restaurant bathroom

Suffolk police say they've arrested a man who put a cellphone camera in the employee bathroom of a Huntington restaurant.

Prime restaurant on New York Avenue is seen in this 2013 Google Street View image.

Prime restaurant on New York Avenue is seen in this 2013 Google Street View image. (7/24/16)

HUNTINGTON - Suffolk police say they've arrested a man who positioned a cellphone camera in the employee bathroom of a Huntington restaurant.

A female employee at Prime on New York Avenue discovered the phone, which was set to record, in the bathroom on Saturday night.

Police say they arrested 34-year-old Jose Rivas, a dishwasher at the restaurant, following an investigation.

Rivas, of Huntington, is charged with unlawful surveillance.

 

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