By CBSNewYork Team

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — An NYPD officer was sexually assaulted on the job in Manhattan, police say.

It happened shortly before 4 p.m. Saturday while the uniformed officer was patrolling the 59th Street subway station.

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Police said 31-year-old Herbert Guitzen walked up to the 36-year-old officer grabbed her buttocks.

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He allegedly told her, “I want you to be my lover,” sources said.

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Guitzen was arrested on charges of forcible touching, sex abuse and harassment.

CBSNewYork Team