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Grovetown man charged in Walmart gropings

Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2012 2:04 PM
Last updated Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2012 12:50 AM
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Columbia County authorities on Monday arrested a Grovetown man accused of groping three women at Walmart last weekend.

Javan­troi Perez Walden, 33, was charged with three counts of misdemeanor sexual battery.

The women reported being fondled Sat­urday morning at two Col­um­bia Coun­­ty Walmarts, according to sheriff’s office reports.

A 57-year-old woman told deputies that about 6:45 a.m., a man in a dark, long-sleeved shirt and dark pants grabbed her breast at the Evans Walmart and then ran out of the store.

The assault was captured on surveillance video. The man left in a dark Buick.

Two women, ages 26 and 39, shopping at the Martinez Walmart on Bobby Jones Express­way said a man matching the description grabbed their breasts less than an hour later. One of the women said the man left in a dark Buick.

Walden was also charged with fleeing or attempting to elude a police officer, open alcohol container and two traffic violations. He is being held at the Columbia County Detention Center with bond set at $19,700.

This is the second time Wal­den has been charged with sexual battery since July.

He was arrested July 3 after being accused of grabbing the breasts of a 21-year-old woman at the Martinez Walmart and a 17-year-old server at the Martinez Sonic on Belair Road, according to incident reports.

At that time, Walden was unable to give a reason for his actions.

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CobaltGeorge
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CobaltGeorge 09/18/12 - 02:41 pm
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Lucky If

he gets 2 months in a Rehabilitation Center.

My suggestion Ladies is, start wearing Groping proof type Bras along with your bullet proof vest.

redapples
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redapples 09/18/12 - 04:21 pm
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I hope the next time he

I hope the next time he decides to grope a pair of breasts he is met with a right hook, pepper spray, a taser or a Smith and Wesson.

pgapeach2
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pgapeach2 09/18/12 - 08:29 pm
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Every city has

Every city has women of the night. If that was all he wanted to do, he could have paid someone to let him grope on them. I just have one word for him SICK!

kissofdeath
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kissofdeath 09/19/12 - 07:31 am
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Another incident occurred a

Another incident occurred a month ago in a Walmart in Columbia County a man sucking a lady toes. Why was arrest never made and they never show his picture? Was he white? Because the color of your skin plays a role in will you get a arrest warrant issue on you in Georgia.

JRC2024
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JRC2024 09/19/12 - 08:34 am
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Kissofdeath, You are 100%

Kissofdeath, You are 100% wrong. Walden did it without asking and therefor there was an arrest. The toe sucker asked the girl if he could and she said yes so it was not forced on her. She was suckered in by a story of being on a TV show. I don't think that there is a show that includes grabbing breasts yet. Do You know of any?????? Get off that soap box. Both incidents are WRONG but one is illegal and the other is not.

cruiser93
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cruiser93 09/19/12 - 09:19 am
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Agreed

Agreed JRC, always gonna be someone crying racism. Crime is crime and no one makes anyone commit it....the person chooses to.

kiwiinamerica
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kiwiinamerica 09/19/12 - 12:35 pm
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Creep.He can go booty
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Creep.

He can go booty hunting in the big house. Bruce needs a cellmate and a lover.

Just My Opinion
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Just My Opinion 09/19/12 - 03:55 pm
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For your information,

For your information, kissofdeath, the toe-sucker's picture WAS in the online edition and pretty sure it made it in the hard-copy paper edition. Now, does that make you feel better?? Probably not...but who cares?
Now, you MIGHT have a point about the white/no arrest thing....I've NEVER had an arrest warrant out on me. Is it because I'm white or is it because I've NEVER done anything to get arrested for??? How about you? Have YOU ever had an arrest warrant out on you before? Are you black or white..or "other"? Just asking.

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