NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) - A man was arrested in Newport News Friday after a woman he knew claimed he sexually assaulted her.
The victim told police she was inside Lamonty Randall Lewis' residence on North Avenue on June 19 around 9 a.m. when he sexually assaulted her, according to Erin Dzurilla with the Newport News Police Department.
The woman did not require medical attention.
Dzurilla said that the victim was a 47-year-old woman who knew 38-year-old Lewis.
Lewis was arrested Friday around 1:10 a.m. at his residence and was charged with one count misdemeanor sexual battery.
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