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Man caught urinating into washing machine at laundromat

By Mason White 10:16 AM January 15, 2015
Steven Byrd 

By: Mahesh Sarin
Police were called to a laundromat, where a man was seen on surveillance video urinating into a washing machine.

Police in Vermont, released the video in order to get help from the public in identifying the suspect.

The police received “dozens of calls from the people who were able to identify the two individuals seen on surveillance video vandalizing the laundromat.

Police identified the man who urinated into the washing machine, as Steven Byrd. He was seen relieving himself inside the Waterbury Laundry & Dry store.

Officials are now trying to locate Byrd, who has been dubbed the “washing machine urinator.”

The video footage shows Byrd and his friend, go into the business, which was unsupervised at the time, shortly after 8:00 p.m.

Police Chief Joby Feccia said that the two began throwing things around before Byrd decided to urinate inside the washing machine.

Byrd was seen pulling a chair to the machine and opening the lid before urinating inside. When he was done, he zipped up his pants and closed the lid.

Police said that once Byrd is apprehended, he will likely face charges of vandalism.