Arrest made after 11-year-old girl groped on B6 bus

Police arrested and charged a man in connection with the groping of a young girl on board the B6 bus in Brooklyn. Edward Lewis, 47,

Police describe the suspect as about 27 to 35 years old, standing 5 feet 7 inches tall and weighing about 150 pounds.

Police describe the suspect as about 27 to 35 years old, standing 5 feet 7 inches tall and weighing about 150 pounds. (9/21/16)

BROOKLYN - Police arrested and charged a man in connection with the groping of a young girl on board the B6 bus in Brooklyn.

Edward Lewis, 47, of Brooklyn, was arrested Tuesday and charged with a sex abuse act on a minor and acting in a manner injurious to a child, police say.

The incident happened shortly before 8 a.m. near Flatlands Avenue and East 80th Street on Monday.

Police say Lewis grabbed the 11-year-old girl's buttocks before exiting the bus at the next stop.

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