Police arrest man armed with gun, peeping through bushes to watch girls at school bus stop

Police in Rock Hill, South Carolina, have arrested a man they say was peeping at girls from behind bushes at a school bus stop and was armed with a stolen gun.

Authorities told local media outlets that officers were dispatched in response to a report of a suspicious man. When police approached, the man said he was waiting for friends who lived nearby. Asked if he was carrying any guns, he tried to flee. After a struggle, the man admitted to having a gun.

A police report says officers also seized a pair of latex gloves, yellow rope, three condoms and a box cutter.

Police said 25-year-old Michael Mobley faces multiple charges and is jailed with bond set at $70,000. It was not immediately clear whether he has an attorney.