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Man accused of masturbating at Panera Bread in Florida

2 patrons notify employees after spotting man at table, police say

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PEMBROKE PINES, Fla. – Pembroke Pines police are searching for a man who they said was seen by other patrons masturbating while he was seated at a Panera Bread restaurant.

The incident was reported about 3:30 p.m. at the Panera Bread at 11029 Pines Blvd.

Police said two patrons saw the man masturbating at a table and notified employees.

Employees checked the restaurant's surveillance video and identified the suspect as Anthony Walker, 49, who they told police is a frequent customer.

Police have issued an arrest warrant for Walker on a charge of exposure of sexual organs. 

Authorities said Walker is homeless and his whereabouts are unknown.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Pembroke Pines Police Department at 954-431-2200 or Broward County Crime Stoppers at 954-493-TIPS. 


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