Police Thursday arrested a Dix Hills man accused of photographing a minor in a bathroom stall at a North Babylon restaurant.

The arrest of Luis Flores Jr., 28, came less than 12 hours after Suffolk police released video surveillance footage of the suspect.

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Police said Flores leaned over the stall and used a cellphone to photograph the 8-year-old boy at 3:45 p.m. on May 17, inside Hibachi Grill & Supreme Buffet at 1114 Deer Park Ave. After police received "numerous Crime Stoppers tips regarding the suspect's identity," detectives arrested Flores at his home Thursday morning.

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Flores' cellphone was seized and a search warrant to examine it was being obtained, said Det. Sgt. James Murphy of the First Precinct.

Flores was charged with second-degree unlawful surveillance, a felony, police said.