SANTA ROSA BEACH — A 41-year-old Ohio man was arrested on battery charges after he touched a woman’s private parts while she was asleep.

According to a Walton County Sheriff’s Office arrest report, the man reached inside the woman’s pants and “rubbed her (redacted)” while she was asleep. The victim said she was asleep and the contact was against her will.

During an interview, the man admitted to touching the woman.

He was arrested and charged with battery, a misdemeanor.