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UPDATE 3: Pittsburgh Police Seek to Identify Male Suspected of Hiding Camera in Public Restroom, Remotely Capturing Images

Date: October 27, 2022
Incident Type:
Location: Zone 4

UPDATE 3: Todd Bueschen turned himself in to police on November 23, 2022.


Following an investigation by Pittsburgh Police Zone 4 detectives, an arrest warrant has been issued for Todd Anthony Bueschen, 35, of Pittsburgh in connection with this incident.

Bueschen faces 20 counts of Sexual Abuse of Children Possession of Child Pornography and 35 counts of Invasion of Privacy.

Anyone with information is asked to call (412) 422-6520.

UPDATE: 11/3/21 at 3:30 p.m.

Detectives have identified the individual in these pictures. They are working toward issuing a warrant for his arrest. Thank you to the media and the public for sharing the information.

Further updates will be provided.

Original post:

Pittsburgh Police plainclothes detectives from Zone 4 are asking for the public's assistance to identify the male in these photographs.

He is suspected of taping a hidden camera inside a single occupant /all gender restroom at The Frick Pittsburgh at 217 S. Homewood Avenue for the purpose of secretly capturing images. The camera was discovered by an employee. 

A search warrant obtained by Pittsburgh Police for the digital data reveals multiple images - including video and still photographs -  of victims ranging from small children to senior citizens.

If anyone has any information regarding the identity of the male in these two pictures, please call Zone 4 plainclothes detectives at (412) 422-6520.


Reporting PIO:
Cara Cruz