The Garden City Police report the arrest of a Hempstead man for Public Lewdness on Thursday, January 19, 2017 at 5:30 pm in Garden City.
According to detectives, between September 25, 2016 and January 5, 2017 Cameron L. McDermott, 31, of 303 Main Street, Apt. 340 exposed himself to females in Garden City.
•On September 25 at 10:30 pm he approached a female, 21, in a parking lot at Adelphi. He exposed himself and, after asking her a question, urinated on her leg.
•On September 30 at 9:00 pm he called a female, 20, over to his car on Hamilton Pl. As the victim approached the vehicle he was exposed and appeared to be videoing.
•On October 16 at 5:00 pm he approached a female, 44, in a parking lot on 9th Street. He asked her a question at which time the victim realized he was exposing himself.
•On November 23 at 5:00 pm he parked next to a female victim, 53, in Parking Field 7N. He asked the victim a question at which time the victim realized he had no pants on.
•On November 23 at 5:30 pm he approached a female, 36, in Parking Field 7N and started speaking to her when she discovered he was not wearing pants.
•On January 5 at 5:45 pm he approached a female, 15, on Chestnut Street and asked her a question while he was exposing himself.
On January 19, at 5:30 pm the McDermott was located in the parking garage of 303 Main Street, Hempstead where he was placed under arrest. He was in possession of a cell phone and a MacBook Pro which contained several pictures and videos of similar incidents. One video recovered contained two females under the age of 16 engaging in a sexual performance.
McDermott is charged with Possessing Sexual Performance of a Child, Public Lewdness 1st degree, five counts of Public Lewdness and Endangering the Welfare of a Child. He will be arraigned on Friday, January 20, 2017 at first District Court in Hempstead.
Detectives ask if anyone feels they were a victim of a similar crime to contact Garden City Police Detectives at 516-465-4150.
Details by: Det. Madden/GCPD 1/20/17/0430/8332