Kolkata: An American tourist in his 50s has been arrested for allegedly sexually abusing a teenaged boy at a posh hotel here, police said on Saturday.
 
The man was taken into custody on Friday by personnel of the Bidhannagar police commissionerate after a complaint was lodged by the general manager of the five-star hotel.
 
The hotel staff became suspicious when the tourist entered his room with the 14-year-old boy.
 
They later questioned the boy, who admitted that the tourist forced him to commit sexual acts and later given him money.
 
The man had befriended the boy through a social networking website, a police officer said.
 
First Published | 29 November 2015 10:36 AM
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