NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — An NYPD detective is facing charges for allegedly groping a child.

Police say 37-year-old Juan Jimenez was arrested Friday in Brooklyn.

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Jimenez is accused of groping a 12-year-old girl while talking to her inside his Brooklyn apartment building. Police say the girl also lived in the building.

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He has been suspended without pay and is facing multiple charges, including sex abuse and forcible touching.

The Associated Press reports Jimenez is assigned to the department’s sex offender monitoring unit.

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