Man Allegedly Grabbed, Groped Teen Employee in Ocean County Mall

Authorities in Ocean County are looking to identify a man accused of forcing himself onto a young woman inside of a mall.

An 18-year-old girl told Toms River police that she was working alone Monday night when the man allegedly cornered her, pulled her in for a kiss and groped her breast.

The victim says the man left after she was finally able to break free.

Surveillance photos of a man with a white beard and tattoos on his right arm were released by police following the incident.

Anyone who may recognize the suspect is urged to contact Toms River Police.