Tempe police arrested a man Friday in connection with a sexual abuse attack on September 16.
Robert Douglas Nowak, 25, is accused of pushing down an grabbing at a female who was walking with a friend, according to police. He fled the scene when she screamed, and was caught by police officers the next morning, police reported.
Officers also discovered Nowak had previously been arrested and booked into the Tempe City Jail on a misdemeanor warrant out of the Maricopa County Sherriff’s Office.
The victim and the witness, whose names were not released, identified Nowak as the suspect from the incident on September 16, police reported.
He was booked into the Maricopa County Jail.