MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – A ride attendant at the Mall of America is accused of touching a woman between the legs over the weekend as she was strapping into her seat.
Eighteen-year-old Amin Mohamed, of Minneapolis, is charged with fifth-degree criminal sexual conduct, documents filed in Hennepin County show.READ MORE: 1 Dead In Yellow Medicine County After Car, Tractor Collide
According to a criminal complaint, the victim told police that she was getting onto a Nickelodeon Universe ride with her son when Mohamed touched her.
She said that he reached his hand between her legs, with the palm up and middle finger extended.READ MORE: Plymouth Police Search For Vehicle In Hit-And-Run Of Bicyclist
In the complaint, investigators noted that the buckle on the seat is by the rider’s hip, “nowhere near” the groin area.
Police arrested Mohamed and booked him into jail.MORE NEWS: Allina's Buffalo Clinic Reopens With Renovations Months After Deadly Shooting
If convicted of the criminal sexual conduct charge, he faces a maximum penalty of one year behind bars and/or a fine of $3,000.