PATERSON, NJ - A 44-year-old Paterson man was arrested Wednesday after it was alleged that he used video equipment to record two separate women while they were using the bathroom at a bookstore in Clifton.

According to Passaic County Prosecutor Camelia M. Valdes and Clifton Police Chief Mark Centurione, Juan Mejia, 44, was also found to be in possession of video images of suspected child pornography when he was arrested.

Mejia, who is due back in court on Wednesday, faces up to 10 years in New Jersey for the most serious crime of Endangering the Welfare of a Child.

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The Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office asks anyone with additional information about this incident to contact them on their tips line at 1-877-370-PCPO or tips@passaiccountynj.org or to contact the Clifton Police Department at 973-470- 5900.

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