Michael Lentz is a man from Monroe who is facing multiple charges related to some indecent items in his possession.
He spent his time leaving adult toys at local bookstores, Books-A-Million.
In his mind, he was being political, as most of the items were left in the religious section of the store.
When asked about the situation by a police officer who contacted him following complaints, Lentz admitted to doing the deed and said that he had a bad experience with the business and that the items were, in his mind, placed in various areas around the store.
There are surveillance videos that show he left the items specifically in the religious section. Lentz also admitted that it was him in said video.
Lentz’s bond was set for $700 and he bonded out.
From New Star:
According to an arrest affidavit for Nelson Lentz, 70, 2710 Sterlington Road, 143, officers made contact with Lentz at his home to question him about adult toys being left at Books-A-Million. The report states Lentz left multiple toys of the same type at the store due to a bad experience he said he had with the business. He said he traveled to the store to leave the items in various sections of the property.
According to the report, Lentz also said he had extra items and used them for this purpose. Employees at the store told officers there had been several incidents involving Lentz leaving the items in the religious section of the store. Surveillance footage showed Lentz leaving the items in this section, and Lentz confirmed it was him captured on video.