Man charged with sexual battery at business


THOMASVILLE — A Thomas County man who has been arrested more than 60 times is charged with sexual battery on a female employee at a Thomasville business.

2020欧冠名单A Walmart employee told police she was walking outside the store to take her break about 12:30 a.m. Thursday when a man sitting near the door touched her inappropriately with an open hand.

2020欧冠名单The woman told the man not to touch her, and the male responded, "You'll be all right," a Thomasville Police Department incident report states.

2020欧冠名单The employee told the man he had been trespassed from the store.

Another woman was in the self-checkout line when the man attempted to touch her inappropriately, the report states.

2020欧冠名单A man fitting the suspect's description was found. The individual, Marvin Sylvester Graham, said he had been at the store, but denied touching anyone inappropriately.

According to the report, Graham was intoxicated. He was arrested and charged with public drunk, sexual battery and criminal trespass.

Graham was transported to the Thomas County Jail.

"After considering physical evidence, as well as testimonial evidence, (Mr.) Graham was located and charged," said Maj. Wade Glover, TPD public information officer.

2020欧冠名单Jail records show Graham, 46, 143559 U.S. 319 North, has been arrested 61 times. Charges include public drunk, disorderly conduct by brown-bagging, sexual battery and probation violation for a felony shoplifting conviction.


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