Woodford Co. man accused of secretly filming minor

WOODFORD COUNTY, Ky. (WTVQ)- A Woodford County man is facing multiple charges for voyeurism after the mother of the victim found a hidden camera in her child’s bathroom.

According to the arrest citation, 56-year-old Christoffel Barnard was arrested Monday evening.

The citation says that Barnard placed a hidden camera in the bathroom of a minor and also sexually assaulted a child under the age of 12.

The camera was found by the mother of the victim, while there were multiple children in the home.

After the camera was found in a bathroom vent, police say they found an app on Barnard’s phone that was paired with the camera. Investigators say explicit photos were also found on the phone.

Barnard was lodged in the Woodford County Detention Center.

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