BARSTOW A Victorville man was arrested Wednesday after he allegedly touched a co-worker inappropriately, officials said.

Richard Chavez, 54, was arrested for sexual battery at Fort Irwin, Building 6079 at 2 p.m. by San Bernardino County Sheriff's deputies.

The co-worker reported the crime happened on several occasions, said sheriff's Public Affairs Officer Jodi Miller in an e-mail. County booking information lists his occupation as a stocker. He was cited and released hours after his arrest.