Woman claims man watched her use restroom at PNC Arena during UFC event

Wake County News

RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) — A woman tells CBS17 a man was hovering over her restroom stall over the weekend at PNC Arena.

Megan Sullivan said the incident happened during the UFC Fight on Saturday night. ​

“I’m using the restroom and I just feeling like somebody is watching me,” Sullivan said of the traumatizing moment. “Something, something just felt weird. As I look up, in the stall next to me, I see this face look down. All I could see was short hair.”​​​
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Sullivan ran out and told her boyfriend Nathan, who was waiting in the arena hall. ​​​
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“She came out and was like, ‘was there a lady with short hair coming out of the bathroom?’ I said no, ‘there was some dad coming out, but I didn’t see any kids follow.’ And then she starts panicking​​​,” her boyfriend Nathan Windham explained.
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Sullivan reported the incident to arena security but told CBS 17 she felt questioned.​​
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“It was taken too lightly,” she said of how security handled the situation.
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Later that night, Sullivan said she saw the man again. ​​She explained, “I start screaming, there he is, there he is, the guy from the video.”​​​

She eventually reported the incident to Raleigh police. “He [the officer] pretty much listened and said, I didn’t know there was a video, they [arena security] should have told me this. Come with me.” ​​​

Following this incident, Sullivan said she won’t be using public restrooms anymore or returning to PNC Arena.
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“I’m sick of people taking stuff like this lightly and then acting shocked when a bigger crime like trafficking or rape or stalking comes out,” she said. “Because these are the red flags that people need to investigate.”​

PNC Arena released the following statement:

The safety of our guests is our top priority as PNC Arena is a communal gathering place where everyone should feel secure, comfortable, and welcome. Because of Ms. Sullivan’s concerns, after we took our internal incident report, we suggested she file a police report with one of the Raleigh Police officers on-site that night. We are working with RPD to investigate this matter. 

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