Authorities have arrested a registered sex offender from Decorah, for allegedly walking into a Luther College dormitory, into occupied showers and bathrooms for women.


The incident was reported to Decorah Police on Wednesday (Dec. 5), by Luther College Safety and Security. The report stated that an unauthorized man had been in a campus dormitory. There were several reports that the man had gone into the dorm and walked into occupied female bathrooms and showers.

After an investigation, 33 year old Victor Hasvold of Decorah was taken into custody, charged with Invasion of Privacy, and Trespassing.

Hasvold is also a registered sex offender, and is being charged with violating the Iowa Sex Offender Registry.

Hasvold is being held in the Winneshiek County jail in Decorah.