Police: Man groped 2 women at Dave and Buster’s at New Jersey mall

Police say a man has been arrested and accused of groping two women over the weekend at the Dave and Buster’s at the Willowbrook Mall.

News 12 Staff

Jun 23, 2021, 11:20 AM

Updated 1,033 days ago

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Police say a man has been arrested and accused of groping two women over the weekend at the Dave and Buster’s at the Willowbrook Mall.
The alleged incident happened Saturday around 12:18 a.m.
Police arrested Phillip Lively, 38, of East Orange, after a customer claimed Lively brushed against her, grabbed her buttocks and then walked away.
The victim said she also witnessed Livley do it again to another woman. She said he grabbed her buttocks and then walked away from her.
The victim notified an employee and security soon detained the man. Police say video footage shows Lively touching both woman.
Lively is charged with criminal sexual contact and released on a summons in accordance with bail reform guidelines.


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