Volleyball coach, 34, 'placed a hidden camera in a gym changing room to record minors'

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A volleyball coach and business owner allegedly installed a hidden camera in the changing rooms of an athletic facility in Chicago to record children using the bathroom.

Michael Liedtke, 34, the owner of Xcel Athletics, has been charged with two counts of child pornography possession and two counts of unauthorized videotaping.

Liedtke - Monday - Police - Tip-off - Camera

Liedtke was apprehended on Monday after police responded to an anonymous tip-off that a hidden camera had been installed in the bathroom of the DuPage Training Academy in Carol Stream, where the accused runs a volleyball club.

Officers found a video camera hidden above a ceiling tile in the facility's bathroom.

Wire - Camera - Computer - Liedtke - Officer

The wire attached to the camera led back to a computer located in Liedtke's officer, police say.

On inspection of his computer, authorities found numerous images of children using the bathroom.

Additional - Child - Pornography - Defendant - Phone

Additional child pornography was also said to be found on the defendant's phone.

A judge ordered he be held on a $250,000 bail bond.

Liedtke - Thursday - Cent - Figure - Interaction

Liedtke was released on Thursday after posting 10 per cent of the specified figure and has been told to avoid interaction with children under the age of 18.

'The allegations against Mr....
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