The man caught on videomasturbating while riding on a Broad Street Subway car in August was identified as a SEPTA Transit Cop, the transit agency announced Monday.
After the video surfaced in October, SEPTA launched an investigation during which a transit police captain identified the perpetrator as Kevin Fant, 44, a 12-year veteran of the force, according to a statement.
Police served a search warrant at Fant's home on Oct. 28 and found the same clothes the perpetrator was seen wearing in the video.
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He was placed on administrative leave pending the outcome of the "Disciplinary process," according to SEPTA Spokesman Andrew Busch.