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UNC Police report two instances of peeping in Phillips Hall bathroom, charges pending


A UNC Police car is parked outside the UNC Public Safety building on Friday, March 24, 2023.

Update 6/06/2023, 10:00 a.m.: The suspect has been identified and charges are pending, according to UNC Police, who is handling the case.


Earlier today, UNC Police received two reports of a man peeping in the third-floor women's restroom of Phillips Hall, according to an Alert Carolina sent at 3:36 p.m. 

The reports were received between 11:00 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. today.

The suspect has not been found. The alert describes the suspect as "a 6'1" Black male with no facial hair wearing a blue hoodie, grey or white gym shorts, a bookbag with black straps and a black baseball cap."

An investigation is ongoing and no further information is available at this time.

Anyone with information should call 911 or UNC Police at (919) 962-8100.

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Eliza Benbow

Eliza Benbow is the 2023-24 lifestyle editor at The Daily Tar Heel. She has previously served as summer university editor. Eliza is a junior pursuing a double major in journalism and media and creative writing, with a minor in Hispanic studies.