Robert Lee Kirkland, 31, of Cicero, Ill., is charged with second degree sexual abuse.
According to court documents, Kirkland held a woman down and fondled her underneath her clothes. The alleged abuse took place on Nov. 19 at an apartment in the 1200 block of Angelique St.
Police also state in the probable cause statement that the victim used force to free herself from Kirkland. Police say he has several convictions for drug possession and does not have immediate family in the area.
A $7,500 surety bond was set for Kirkland. He is scheduled for arraignment on Nov. 26.