Newspaper article The Canadian Press

Canadian Man Detained in Acapulco on Child-Sex Abuse Charges

Newspaper article The Canadian Press

Canadian Man Detained in Acapulco on Child-Sex Abuse Charges

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Canadian detained in Mexico on child-sex charges

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ACAPULCO, Mexico - Mexican authorities say a Canadian man is behind bars amid allegations he sexually abused minors on a busy street in Acapulco.

Reports say he was arrested Sunday after a passerby allegedly saw him embracing and touching young girls.

A passerby witnessed the event and filmed the aftermath of the alleged acts, posting the contents online.

The accused is confronted by the unnamed witness and repeatedly denies molesting the girls as he sits on a bench.

When confronted by the video-taker as to whether his behaviour is normal, the Canadian replies in Spanish that it is -- that he likes them and they like him.

During the video, he appears to kiss one of the girls, a toddler, on the mouth, with the father nearby, before a police officer stops him. …

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