MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Police have arrested a peeping Tom accused of committing lewd acts outside a girl’s window in Hialeah.

Police said it happened Monday, in the 1400 block of W. 41st Street, shortly after midnight.

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Authorities said Lazaro Riestra, 52, of Hialeah, was peering through a girl’s window while pleasuring himself when he was confronted by the girl’s father.

The arrest report says Riestra pulled a knife and swung it in the direction of the girl’s dad and then took off running.

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Riestra was followed and eventually restrained by the victim until police arrived.

Police said Riestra provided them with a fictitious name and date of birth.

Riestra was transported to Turner Guilford Knight Correctional Center.

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He faces aggravated battery with a deadly weapon, lewd and lascivious behavior and providing false identification after the arrest.