ELMIRA, N.Y. (WENY) – Elmira Police have arrested a man for allegedly sexually abusing a teenager at Dunn Field.

On Sunday around 7 p.m., officers responded to Dunn Field for a report of a male and female acting inappropriately in the stands.

Several witnesses came forward to report seeing a man touching and groping a girl in plain view of other spectators.

Officers investigated this matter and discovered the girl was a teenager. Both were removed from the stadium.

AS a result of this investigation, 47-year-old John Lampman of Florida, has been charged with Sexual Abuse in the First Degree, Forcible Touching and Endangering the Welfare of a child.

The investigation into this matter is ongoing. Anyone who has witnessed this event or who may have video of the event is asked to contact the Elmira Police Department at 607-737-5626 or the tip line at 607-271-HALT.