Theme park guest 'gropes Disney princess' while posing for photo

A man has been arrested for allegedly groping a Disney worker dressed as a princess while posing for a photo.

Brian Sherman, 51, was taking a photo with the woman and his wife at Walt Disney World in the US state of Florida on Saturday when he allegedly grabbed her breast.

Brian Sherman, 51, is accused of groping a woman dressed as a Disney princess. Source: AAP

According to the arrest report obtained by NBC, Sherman “repeated” how he loved the name of the character the woman was dressed as “as he placed his right arm around the victim's shoulders”.

“I love … This is my favourite,” he said.

The incident left her in tears, according to an affidavit.

The Disney photographer provided the pictures to investigators who used them to identify Sherman.

He was booked on battery charges.

Disney characters on the set of Dancing with the Stars. Source: Getty Images

With The Associated Press

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