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Man accused of groping 3 teens in Mount Holly park

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Police say Ondrea Sherroid Lee Strong, 24, was accused of groping three teen-age girls at a Mount Holly Park. (Gaston County Jail photo.)

A 24-year-old man has been charged with groping three teenage girls at a park in Mount Holly, police say.

Ondrea Sherroid Lee Strong of Mount Holly was arrested in connection with the alleged incident at Woodlawn Park.

Three girls said that a man in his 20s had assaulted them. They said the man touched one girl’s breast, grabbed another girl’s buttocks, and struck the third girl in the buttocks and grabbed her around the head, according to police.

Two of the girls were 16, and the third was 18, police said.

Strong was charged with three counts of sexual assault and one count of assault on a female, police said. All the charges are misdemeanors.

Police did not disclose when the alleged incident took place.

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