Federal Way

Police searching for alleged Walmart groper

Police searching for alleged Walmart groper
Surveillance footage shows the man who allegedly groped a 9-year-old girl in a Federal Way Walmart. (Courtesy of Federal Way Police Department)

FEDERAL WAY, Wash. -- Police are searching for the man who allegedly groped a 12-year-old girl while she was walking with her mother in a Federal Way Walmart.

According to the Federal Way Police Department,the groping took place Feb. 10 inside the Walmart Super Center.

The girl's parents and Walmart employees followed the man, who was wearing a black leather trench coat, around the store while calling 911.

According to police, the man left in a dark-colored car with a sunroof.

Ed. Note: The victim's age was originally reported as 9. The story has since been updated.