WATERLOO, Iowa --- Trick-or-treaters to one Waterloo man’s home found a cruel trick when they tried to get a treat Wednesday night, according to police
Officers were called to 534 Archer Ave. after receiving complaints that the resident was answering the door naked. One of the callers had a 9-year-old daughter who witnessed it, police records indicate.
When police pulled up, the porch light was on, the blinds were raised and the interior lights to allow a full view inside house. Through the window, they could see a naked man sitting by a front window, according to the police report.
There was also a container with candy outside.
When police knocked, the resident opened the door completely naked, according to the police report. When he saw officer, the man attempted to duck back inside but was detained.
Police arrested Thomas Leo Oconnell, 58, for indecent exposure, a misdemeanor. He was later released from jail after posting bond.