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Suspect arrested, accused of groping woman as she slept

Jeremy Lee, booked with aggravated Burglary (Source: NOPD) Jeremy Lee, booked with aggravated Burglary (Source: NOPD)
NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) -

New Orleans Police arrest a man they say came into a woman's home in the 3100 block of Audubon Street and touched her as she slept. 

Investigators booked Jeremy Lee, 18, with aggravated burglary.  

The victim told police the man came into her bedroom around 2:30 on the morning of Feb. 5 and began touching her. 

She says the intruder took off when she woke up. Police say he left a kitchen knife in the hallway and a bicycle in a side alley.

Police arrested Lee Feb. 18 at his home just a few blocks away in the 3500 block of Audubon Street. Detectives now suspect he may be involved in other related crimes in the area. 

Second District detectives say the investigation is on-going. 

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