On Friday afternoon, at 4.20 p.m., a sexual harassment took place in downtown Reutlingen. First, a 13-year-old girl was embraced by a male in front of a youth café on Federnsee square. She was able to release herself by withdrawing from the embrace. The 13-year-old and her 15-year-old girlfriend then left the person. In Hofstatt street, in front of house number 24, there was another incident with the man.Here he grabbed the 15-year-old’s buttocks with his hands from behind as she bent over to her bag standing on the floor. The suspect, a 28-year-old Afghan national, was arrested after a short search by a police patrol near the crime scene. Any further injured parties are asked to contact the Reutlingen police station by calling 07121/942-3333.