PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Police are investigating after finding a naked man hiding inside a bathroom at an all-girls’ school.
Pittsburgh Police were first called to Academy Charter School on Agnew Street Monday night after 911 got a call about a suspicious man in the building.READ MORE: High School Spring Sports Kick Off After Being Canceled Last Year During Pandemic's Start
The school is an all-female juvenile facility, located in the city’s Hays neighborhood.
A school employee told investigators she entered a bathroom in the staff area and was stunned to see a skinny man without any clothes on.
The employee said the man was on his knees in a praying position and said, “I’m sorry.”
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Police and school staffers searched the building and the area outside, which is surrounded by a fence.READ MORE: Pittsburgh-Area Caregivers Asking Lawmakers To Increase Minimum Wage End 48-Hour Fast
Officers left when they couldn’t find anything.
Then, shortly after midnight, police were again summoned to the school when employees heard someone in another room. Officers found the naked man hiding under a desk.
He has been identified as 36-year-old Blaise Szekeres.
Police said he was unresponsive to questioning.
Because Szekeres was sweating and shaking, medics took him to UPMC Mercy Hospital for treatment.MORE NEWS: Westmoreland County Leaders Say They're Getting Less Vaccine Than Smaller Counties
He’s now in the Allegheny County Jail, where he faces criminal trespass and indecent exposure charges.