Man identified, caught on video taking inappropriate photos of woman, 13-year-old girl at Poplar Bluff Walmart

Man identified who allegedly took inappropriate photos at Walmart

POPLAR BLUFF, Mo. (KFVS) - Police identified a man accused of taking inappropriate photos of women at Walmart and are still looking for him.

According to police, they identified the man as John Turner, 29, of Poplar Bluff.

They say they identified him from his license plate and people who reached out after seeing the posts on social media.

Police are currently looking for him.

Police said on the evening of Thursday, Aug. 1 they were called to the store about a video of a man taking the photos.

Walmart Privacy Invasion

*** Update*** The suspect has been identified. The Poplar Bluff Police Department would like to thank everyone who called in with information! On the evening of 08/01/2019 officers responded to Walmart in reference to a black male taking inappropriate photos of women. The Poplar Bluff Police Department is actively seeking the identity and whereabouts of the man shown in the video. The man was seen leaving the business in a blue Toyota passenger car. If you have any information please contact Detective Woodruff @ (573) 785-5776 ext. 1360. (JW250).

Posted by Poplar Bluff Police Department on Tuesday, August 6, 2019

According to Lt. Josh Steward with Poplar Bluff police, there were at least two female victims on the same day the video was taken, on August 1. One of them was 13 years old.

He said they are expecting more victims to come forward.

The man was seen leaving the business in a blue Toyota passenger car.

If you have any information please contact Detective Woodruff at 573-785-5776 ext. 1360.

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