Alleged ice cream shop perv caught with lewd pictures of a child: cops

Posted at 9:40 AM, Jan 20, 2013
and last updated 2013-01-20 09:40:45-05

A North Massapequa man was caught with photos on a flash drive of an underage girl performing lewd sex acts, according to police.

The same man, Richard Stacel, was accused of taking photos of a young girl at a Seaford ice cream store in July.  MadTopperIn that incident, officers confronted Stacel outside of the Mad Topper after he allegedly took photos with his phone of a young girl without her knowledge.  When officers identified themselves, Stacel struggled with them and broke his cell phone and memory card.

Stacel was charged with endangering the welfare of a child and weapons possession in that incident, after officers found a stun gun in his car.