Man steals women’s coats from college library and pleasures himself to themBy Mason White 1:57 PM January 23, 2018
A man who has a sexual fetish for women’s coats is accused of robbing many women and using their garments for his sexual pleasure, according to police in Oregon.
The Bend Police Department said that they have arrested 51-year-old Mark Mahoney after being accused of stealing at least 10 high-end coats and pleasuring himself to them.
Mahoney has been charged with theft and criminal mischief.
He was booked into the Deschutes County Jail and he has since been released without bail.
According to the criminal complaint, a woman called the Bend Police Department to report that someone stole her luxury coat the Central Oregon Community College Barber Library.
Police launched an investigation and learned that similar thefts were reported over a period of 2 years.
Investigators have identified 9 women who reported that their luxury coats have been stolen at the Central Oregon Community College Barber Library and the Oregon State University-Cascades.
One victim reported that she was robbed twice.
Recently, staff members at the Central Oregon Community College Barber Library were able to identify Mahoney as the person responsible for the thefts.
The library handed over security surveillance footage to the police, showing Mahoney stealing a coat.
Police raided his home and car and located the stolen coats.
During questioning, Mahoney told police that he had a sexual fetish for women’s coats and he used the stolen garments to pleasure himself.