BLAINE, Minn. (AP) — Anoka County authorities have charged man with criminal sexual exposure after a crowd detained him at a Walmart when a woman said he sexually assaulted her.
The St. Paul Pioneer Press reports (http://bit.ly/V0BeB2 ) 59-year-old Jeffrey Pendzimas of Isanti was also charged Tuesday with indecent exposure and interfering with a 911 call in the Sunday incident.
The woman told police Pendzimas groped her and took a picture of her with his cell phone. She tells them he swatted her phone out of her hand when she tried to call 911.
Police say a group of people kept Pendzimas in the store until officers arrived.
He is being held at the Anoka County Jail on $20,000 bond. Online jail records didn't indicate an attorney.
Information from: St. Paul Pioneer Press, http://www.twincities.com