NYC zookeepers caught coworker taking creepy videos of them: suit

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A pervy Brooklyn zookeeper was caught filming the legs of his female coworkers, a lawsuit alleges.

A pervy Brooklyn zookeeper was caught filming the legs of his female coworkers — who then suffered beastly treatment when they complained, a new lawsuit alleges.

Prospect Park Zoo "wild animal keepers" Justine Wilber, 44, and Tierney O'Neal, 25, say that their co-worker, Atu Marshall, secretly shot video of them at least twice.

An NYPD source said Marshall had been arrested, but his arrest is sealed so additional details, such as the charge and date, are not available.

The women’s lawsuit, filed Monday in Manhattan Federal Court, says the first creepy video was taken in the summer of 2015, when Wilber saw Marshall "attempting to secretly record her when she was alone with him in a workspace."

The following summer, Wilber busted Marshall "recording her and several other female keepers underneath the picnic table with his telephone," the suit alleges.

Wilber then shot three videos on her phone of Marshall "which clearly and unequivocally depict defendant Marshall's lewd, despicable and unwanted behavior," court papers say.

The videos show Marshall at the end of a picnic bench, "holding his camera so that the lens is facing outwards towards the legs of the female employees, but in particular, towards (the women) and one other female keeper."

In one of Wilber's vids, Marshall allegedly "turns his camera so it is possible to actually see his phone is recording."

"He then turns the lens back towards the direction of plaintiff O'Neal, and several seconds later, he uses his thumb in order to press the 'stop' button so that the recording is saved," court papers allege.

Wilber showed her video to zoo higher-ups, but she says they dropped the ball on investigating the accusations — and allowed Marshall to keep working alongside her and O'Neal, the suit charges.

The women say they also suffered retaliation after requesting assignments away from Marshall.

Wilber reported the invasive videos to the NYPD on July 12, 2016, about a month after she told her bosses about them. Cops arrested Marshall shortly thereafter, her suit says.

Wilber and O’Neal are seeking unspecified damages and want a court to prevent any more alleged harassment and retaliation.

Marshall, whose age was not available, could not immediately be reached for comment.

"This lawsuit is utterly meritless," The Wildlife Conservation Society, which runs the Prospect Park Zoo, said.

With Christina Carrega

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