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Man accused of taking photos in fair bathroom indicted on 27 charges

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RALEIGH, N.C. -

A Raleigh man accused of taking photos of Children in the men's restroom at the North Carolina State fair has been indicted on 27 charges.

Paul William Fantz, 30, is charged with possessing a photographic image from a peep, second degree sexual exploitation of a minor, and installing or using a photographic device in a room.

Deputies with the Wake County Sheriff's Office say Fantz took photos of 5- to 10-year-old boys in the men's bathroom at the fair on Oct. 22 and 27.

Warrants for Fantz's arrest say he used a cellphone to take photos of the children urinating in the bathroom.

The warrants say Fantz used the images "for the purpose of arousing and gratifying" himself.

Fantz remains in the Wake County Jail under a $500,000 bond.

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