Update: Man Arrested In Alleged TJ Maxx Gropings

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Updated: 6/10/2013 6:02 pm
There's an update in a story ABC 36 is following out of Somerset.

Police have arrested a man who they believe inappropriately touched several women at a TJ Maxx store.

Officers say 38-year old Robert Hammonds is in jail thanks to tips from the community.

He's now facing felony sex abuse charges.

Police put out surveillance video from the store last week.

Investigators say they received more than a dozen tips identifying Hammonds.

And police say more alleged victims also came forward.

According to police, Hammonds was arrested Saturday night while hiding out in a house on KY 1247.
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