A man entered a woman's home in Hicksville Sunday night and "began inappropriately grabbing and forcibly touched" her, the Nassau County Police Department said in announcing his arrest.
Carlos Villeda, 58, of Hicksville, was charged with burglary and forcible touching, according to police.
The incident happened around 9:10 p.m. at the victim's home on East Street, police said.
"The subject was requested to leave at which time he headed towards the front door. The victim then closed and locked the door behind him and called police," the release said.
Villeda was located later in front of a home on nearby Park Avenue, according to police.
He is due to be arraigned Monday. He couldn't be reached for comment.