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Man arrested ‘over football club security camera voyeurism fears’

Lancashire Police said a 54-year-old man from Accrington was arrested and released pending further inquiries, according to reports.

A man has been arrested on suspicion of voyeurism after a father was said to have discovered a security camera pointing at his daughter’s bedroom, it has been reported.

The Sun newspaper said the 12-year-old girl’s father alerted police after spotting a Blackburn Rovers security camera on a pole directed at their house near the football stadium in Blackburn, Lancashire.

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A Blackburn Rovers spokesman said the club was aware of an incident involving the employee of an external contractor (Clint Hughes/EMPICS)

Lancashire Police said a 54-year-old man from Accrington was arrested and released pending further inquiries, the paper reported.

A Blackburn Rovers spokesman said: “The club is aware of an incident involving the employee of an external contractor.

“The matter is currently subject to a police investigation and therefore we are unable to comment further at this time.”

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