Marcy 1, 2016 Staff Report
An alleged pervert was arrested for groping the buttocks of an 8-year-old boy on the 7 train last night, according to the NYPD.
Johnny Flores, 41, grabbed the young boy’s buttocks with his hand while riding the southbound 7-train on Monday night at approximately 7:45 p.m., according to police.
The boy told his mother, who quickly flagged down police, the Daily News reported.
Officers arrested Flores near 69th Street and Roosevelt Avenue. He faces charges of sex abuse, forcible touching and acting in a manner injurious to a child less than 17, according to police.
NYPD Chief of Transit Bureau Joseph Fox tweeted a photo of the officers that made the arrest.