43-Year-Old Man Caught Masturbating During 'Emoji Movie' At New Jersey Theater

A woman first noticed him with his pants undone. 

By Gina Tron

A man was caught pleasuring himself in a Howell, New Jersey movie theater during a showing of the children’s movie “The Emoji Movie.”

Abraham Parnes, 43, turned himself in to police Wednesday evening. According to News12, a woman in the theater noticed that Parnes, who was sitting in the back row, had his hands down his unzipped pants. The woman informed theater personnel, and the theater’s manager asked him to leave.

The incident allegedly happened on July 28, PIX11 reported. It was the opening night of the film.

Parnes has been charged with lewdness and released on a summons.

[Photo: Getty Images and Howell Police Department]

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