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ODENTON, Md. (WUSA9) -- Police arrested a 43-year-old for approaching a 24-year-old woman from behind, forcing his way into her apartment and groping and touching her early Friday morning.

Authorities said the incident happened at 4 a.m. in the 500 block of Branch Line Road. The victim told deputies the man came up behind her and forced his way into her apartment. She screamed and the suspect fled on foot, deputies said.

Officers were able to find a person matching the description of the suspect close by and arrested him.

Kevin J. Belts, 43, of Severna Park, Md. was arrested and charged with first and fourth degree burglary, second degree assault and fourth degree sex offense, police said.

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