Australian MP 'targeted by massage scam' at New York hotel

Australian MP 'targeted by massage scam' at New York hotel
 

An Australian politician has said he was targeted by a blackmail scam after ordering a massage in a New York hotel.
New South Wales MP Gareth Ward said he was confronted by two "aggressive" men who had arrived at his room on Tuesday.
They began filming him before demanding a "quantity of money", US police said.
Mr Ward said in a statement: "I asked for a massage - but when it became clear that more was on offer, I asked them to leave and then they become aggressive demanding money.
"I reported the matter to police and the matter is subject to investigation. The... read more

 
31 August 2017 in World News, Views: 52
Source: BBC
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