17-year-old boy arrested for touching girls on CTA Red Line - Philadelphia News, Weather and Sports from WTXF FOX 29

17-year-old boy arrested for touching girls on CTA Red Line trains

Posted: Updated:
CHICAGO (FOX 32 News) -

A teenager suspected of inappropriately touching two girls on Red Line trains last month on the North Side was arrested Friday.

A man approached two juvenile girls riding the Red Line and touched their legs inappropriately about 7 a.m. on April 11, according to police. He then attempted to place his arms around them

Both girls exited the train and the suspect fled, police said. Flyers were distributed with surveillance images of the suspect.

On Friday, police said a 17-year-old boy was been arrested and charged with three misdemeanor counts of battery in connection with the incident.

The suspect is charged as a juvenile, police said.

Follow Us!

Share Your Photos & Video

Powered by WorldNow

WTXF-TV
330 Market Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106-2796

Phone: (215) 925-2929
Fax: (215) 982-5494

Didn't find what you were looking for?
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Fox Television Stations, Inc. and Worldnow. All Rights Reserved.
Privacy Policy | Terms of Service | Ad Choices