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Man attempts to rape woman inside local Walmart

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A 28-year-old man has been arrested after he allegedly sexually assaulted a woman while she was shopping inside of a Walmart store.

The incident unfolded Sunday at the Walmart along Northwest 79th Street in Miami.

Officials say the man identified as Bredan Harvey, approached the victim from behind, pulled up her dress and began touching her backside.

When the victim turned around, Harvey then pushed her to the ground and began trying to rip off her undergarments.

Two witnesses who noticed what was happening , came to the woman’s aid.

Harvey was located and arrested Sunday night.

As of Monday, he is out on bond.

Reports indicate that Harvey is already on probation.