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14-year-old girl groped inside Bronx building: police

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Posted at 7:34 AM, Jan 10, 2020
and last updated 2020-01-10 07:34:10-05

BELMONT, the Bronx — A 14-year-old teen was groped inside a Bronx building last month, police said.

It happened around 3:15 p.m. inside a residential building on Beaumont Avenue on Dec. 4, police said.

The teen was approached by a man inside the building lobby, police said.

As she tried to pass the man, he grabbed and groped her, according to cops.

When the victim screamed, the suspect fled on foot.

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