NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A man accused of attacking a woman inside her Lower East Side apartment has been arrested.

Police say 29-year-old David Alexander is accused of groping a woman inside her apartment on Sept. 17, 2019. (Credit: NYPD Crime Stoppers)

It happened at the Rutgers Houses near Rutgers Street and Monroe Street.

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Police say an 82-year-old woman opened her apartment door to get some fresh air around 6 p.m. Tuesday.

That’s when 29-year-old David Alexander, of the Bronx, allegedly entered her apartment, grabbed her by the throat and groped her.

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He then ran away.

Alexander was arrested Friday and charged with felony assault, burglary, sex abuse and criminal obstruction of breathing.

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The victim was not seriously injured.