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SPRINGFIELD TOWNSHIP (KDKA) — A man is accused of placing a camera in the women’s bathroom at a Mercer County convenience store.

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It happened at the Kwik Fill Red Apple Store on Leesburg Grove City Road in Springfield Township.

A battery-operated digital camera was found in a stall in the women’s bathroom.

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State police say the camera was placed in a way that would allow someone to look at women who used the bathroom facilities.

Through their investigation, authorities determined that 23-year-old Kyle Leppert, of Grove City, placed the camera there.

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Leppert is facing charges of criminal attempt to commit invasion of privacy.