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Police: Man touched feet of UNC-CH coeds

Posted May 17, 2011 5:17 p.m. EDT
Updated May 17, 2011 5:36 p.m. EDT

— University of North Carolina public safety officers on Tuesday arrested a man accused of touching the feet of female students in class.

Christopher Deas, 35, no address available, was charged with three counts of assault on a female by unwanted touching. Police said Deas isn't affiliated with the university.

Investigators said they are looking for other possible victims or witnesses to the alleged activity, both at UNC and elsewhere in the Triangle.

Anyone with information about the case can call UNC public safety investigators at 919-966–2120 or their local law enforcement agencies.