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Teenager arrested for molesting sleeping woman at Zac Brown concert

By Mason White 8:42 AM June 29, 2014
Benjamin Chisolm 

By: Sanvi Rizvi
(Scroll down for video) A teenager was arrested after he allegedly molested an older woman who fell asleep before a concert.

The University of Maryland lacrosse player, has been charged with aggravated sexual battery after the woman told police that she awoke while being touched inappropriately.

The Prince William County Police Department of Virginia, said that officers who were at the concert, which was held at the Jiffy Lube Live 7800 Cellar Door Drive in Bristow, received a report of a sexual assault.

The victim, a 49-year-old woman of Colonial Beach, Virginia, told police that she was attending the Zac Brown Band concert when she was resting and fell asleep on the lawn.

She told police that when she woke up, a man was resting next to her and touching her inappropriately. Police later identified the suspect as 19-year-old Benjamin Chisolm.

After an investigation, the teen of Davidsonville, Maryland, was arrested and charged with aggravated sexual assault and public intoxication. He is being held without bail.

The University of Maryland released a statement saying: “We are aware of the allegations relating to one of our student-athletes. The university takes these matters very seriously and will cooperate with authorities during their investigation.”var p = new anv_pl_def(); p.config = {}; p.config.width = 610; p.config.height = 360; p.loadVideoExpressV3(‘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|1000011|SPS’);