Fairfax man charged with lewd conduct at nightclub

SOUTH BURLINGTON, Vt. (WCAX) Police say a man touched a woman inappropriately and then caused a scene at a South Burlington club.

It happened Monday night at Higher Ground. Police say 29-year-old Edmund Harris of Fairfax touched a woman he did not know during a concert. They say while Higher Ground staff attempted to kick Harris out, he allegedly assaulted a staff member. He was restrained until police arrived and took him to a detox center.

He was in court Tuesday to face charges of Lewd and Lascivious Conduct, Simple Assault, Disorderly Conduct, and Resisting Arrest.