Sheboygan Falls man, 49, arrested for secretly filming teen

William H. Launer

William H. Launer

SHEBOYGAN FALLS — A 49 year old man was arrested for secretly filming a teenage girl while she showered.

William Henry Launer, of 720 Woodview Avenue #3 in Sheboygan Falls, was charged with misdemeanor invasion of privacy after he admitted to his wife he recorded their 15 year old daughter showering at home.

According to the criminal complaint, Launer told his wife that he had recorded the 15 year old on Saturday, February 4th while she showered. Launer’s wife told police her husband began acting very strange and knew something was wrong that day.

READ MORE:  Sheboygan County Criminal Complaints

When Launer’s wife asked him what was wrong, he indicated that he had just done something very bad. He then began to shake and cry. Launer told his wife he had videotaped their daughter in the shower. Launer then left and according to Sheboygan Falls Police, it was determined Launer was in St. Louis, Missouri after the incident and returned to Sheboygan Falls on Sunday after an unsuccessful suicide attempt.

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