Middletown man charged with Unlawful Surveillance 2nd Degree



 Major Pierce V. Gallagher
 Troop F Commander



On October 23, 2018 State Police at Middletown responded to the Children's Place store in the Galleria Mall for a report of an employee video recording a victim undressing in a fitting room.  The victim reported the incident to management who ultimately contacted State Police.  A review of store surveillance cameras showed that Jose Munoz, age 28 of Middletown, NY was using a cell phone to peer into a fitting room while the victim was inside.

Munoz was arrested on October 24th and charged with Unlawful Surveillance 2nd Degree, a felony.  He was arraigned in the Town of Wallkill Court and remanded to the Orange County Jail in lieu of $10,000 cash bail or $20,000 bond.