69-year-old man accused of photographing customers in bathroom

Courtesy: Smyrna Police Department
Courtesy: Smyrna Police Department

SMYRNA, Tenn. (WKRN) – A 69-year-old man has been arrested and charged after police say he recorded customers in the bathroom of his Smyrna business.

According to police, Bruce Burgess placed a small camera in the bathroom at My Southern Charm on Gil Street. Police said the recorded footage was then stored on a computer.

Police said they were notified when a customer noticed the camera in the restroom.

Burgess is charged with photographing in violation of privacy and observation without consent.

The investigation is active and ongoing.  Detectives are processing evidence to determine if additional charges will be filed.