Police in Gloucester County have arrested a man from Blackwood who allegedly groped a 10-year-old girl inside a South Jersey Walmart.

Authorities say the incident happened last week in Washington Township.

NJ.com reports 31-year-old Robert L. McKeown Jr., 31, of Blackwood, is accused of touching the girl twice while she shopped with her mother on September 5th.

Reports say the mother confronted the alleged groper and then he left the store.

McKeown, Jr., turned himself in on Saturday and he was charged with second-degree sexual assault.

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