SHOREWOOD, Ill. -- A 20-year-old man is facing charges after police allege he grabbed a TV reporter during a live broadcast in a Illinois Saturday.
Shorewood police announced battery and disorderly conduct charges against Minooka resident Eric Farina on Sunday.
Police said Farina grabbed a WGN-TV reporter around her shoulders while she was conducting a live broadcast in Shorewood Saturday at around 10 p.m. Police said Farina also "uttered a profane and disturbing statement" before leaving the area.
Farina was arrested at his residence Sunday. He's since been released.
No other details are known at this time.
Man facing battery charge for grabbing TV reporter during live broadcast
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