Cops charge man with El assault

Philadelphia police have charged a 44-year-old man with sexually assaulting a passenger on the Frankford El on July 13.

Anthony Williams, of Michener Avenue near Wadsworth, allegedly groped a 36-year-old woman who was on the train as it approached the Allegheny Avenue station, police said.

Williams told police he was drunk during the assault, investigators said. He was arrested on Tuesday and charged with simple assault, indecent assault and related offenses.

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