Peeping tom in central Auckland caught, arrested

A man has been arrested and charged for allegedly peering through the window of a home in central Auckland last night.

The 48-year-old was seen looking into the Grey Lynn home yesterday at around 9.30pm, prompting a police call.

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Police found the man an hour later before arresting him.

He appeared in the Auckland District Court this morning charged with "peeping and peering", as well as unlawfully being on a property, police said.

Electronic items taken from a Kingsland address by detectives are currently being forensically examined as part of the investigation. 

The man will appear in court again tomorrow.