Suspect in Tyler gropings identified then cited, released
POSTED: Friday, November 1, 2013 - 4:17pm
UPDATED: Friday, November 1, 2013 - 4:18pm
Tyler, Texas (KETK) — The Tyler Police Department received numerous tips on the identity of the suspect wanted in connection to groping women at Wal-Mart on Troup Highway and Target on Broadway
The suspect was identified as Chaz Aaron Sansone, 24, of Jacksonville.
The first incident happened on Tuesday, October 22, around 6:00 p.m., at Wal-Mart on Troup Highway. Surveillance video shows the man acting suspiciously. He follows the victim throughout the store before touching her inappropriately.
The second incident happened around 8:40 p.m., on Wednesday, October 23, at the Target on South Broadway, where a woman reported to police that a man grabbed her buttocks.
The man suspected of the assault and his vehicle were captured on the stores' security cameras.
Investigators located Sansone and issued him two citations for Class C Assault and released.