Police in Nishinomiya, Hyogo Prefecture, have arrested a 50-year-old man on suspicion of sexually molesting a 32-year-old woman at his home gym in August.
The incident occurred at around 11:30 a.m. on Aug 8, Kyodo News reported. Police said the man, who is a personal trainer, is accused of touching the woman's breasts and kissing her on the forehead while she was doing a barbell bench press.
Police said the man has denied the charge and quoted him as saying he may have touched the woman while helping her with the barbell, but there was no intent to sexually molest her.
After the incident, the woman filed a complaint with police.© Japan Today