Man arrested, accused of groping deaf woman
BATON ROUGE - Officers with the Baton Rouge Police Department arrested a man accused of inappropriately touching a woman.
According to the arrest report, the incident happened at a residence in the 150 block of North 17th Street Wednesday. As the woman exited the shower a man, identified as Stephrone Washington, grabbed her in a sexual manner.
Washington allegedly told authorities a deaf woman used the shower, but he denied touching her. He was arrested and charged with sexual battery.
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