GOOD DAD, BAD LAW: Father Arrested for Beating Up Naked Peeping Tom Peering into Daughter’s window

Published on September 11, 2013

An Albuquerque, New Mexico dad who found a naked prowler peering into his young daughter’s room will face charges after seriously beating the peeping tom.

Police say Emilio Chavez III found 29-year-old Dylan Maho naked and making noises near a little girl’s window when he chose to exact vigilante justice and beat Maho so badly he was taken to the hospital.

While both men could be convicted of felonies, Chavez could potentially get a longer sentence for what he did to the intruder.

‘There’s a naked man outside his daughter’s window,’ Chavez’s neighbor Bill Morang told KOAT. ‘I think he was well within his rights chasing him down and beating him.’

But the district attorney disagrees. Though police initially let the irate father go free after questioning, he is now charged with aggrevated battery, a felony.

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