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Man arrested after grabbing woman’s rear, beating male companion


MADISON (WKOW) — Police arrested a suspect who they say sexually assaulted a woman and battered a man she was with Saturday night.

According to Police Chief Koval, a 24-year-old man and a 22-year-old woman were walking out of Wando’s Bar & Grill at 602 University Ave. around 10:30 p.m. when a suspect grabbed the woman’s buttocks.

When the woman’s male companion told the suspect to apologize, the suspect and a group of additional unknown men beat the male victim.

Officials say the suspect was arrested on charges of 4th degree sexual assault, disorderly conduct, and battery.

The male victim was taken to a local hospital for treatment of his injuries.

Police say this investigation is ongoing.


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