KOREATOWN (CBS) — One man’s controversial thong bathing suit is igniting a bikini battle, pitting neighbor against neighbor at a Koreatown apartment complex.
Sunbather “Scott” says he has been wearing a small maroon thong every weekend for the past several years while catching some sun on his complex’s shared balcony.READ MORE: Oscars: Nominees For Best Original Song To Perform In Pre-Show Telecast
But his upstairs neighbor, Marcel Weathersby isn’t happy about his cheeky fellow resident, saying “Scott’s” thong-wearing habit is a case of indecent exposure.
“I don’t know what my daughter may have seen,” said Weathersby.READ MORE: Long Beach Couple Buys Multi-Million Dollar Home, But Can't Get Former Tenant To Leave
Police say wearing the thong in public is not illegal and there is nothing they can do.
“I am not going to not sunbathe because that’s what I been doing for three years,” said “Scott”.MORE NEWS: 20-Year-Old Lizandro Diaz Salgado Charged With Rape, Kidnapping and Carjacking One Day After Release From Jail
Authorities say the two men need to come to put it behind them, and if not, one party should consider moving.