STAMFORD - The Stamford father accused of groping six preteen during a school trip has been arraigned.

Tomas Manzano, 35, did not enter a plea during a court appearance yesterday.

Manzano was arrested last week after he was accused of touching the 5th graders from Stillmeadow Elementary School while chaperoning his son's field trip.

Prosecutors say Manzano was drinking alcohol from a water bottle before the incidents.

He's due back in court next week.

Alleged groper had previous arrest

Stamford man charged with groping 6 girls