A 29-year-old Danish man has been charged with trying to rape a 21-year-old woman on a university campus in the city of Oshawa in the Canadian province of Ontario.
The Foreign Ministry has confirmed that a Danish citizen has been detained and charged with attempted rape in Canada, but would not comment further.
According to Canadian media, the incident took place early on Saturday at a university campus in Oshawa in the Canadian province of Ontario.
Lured to campus
Police said the victim had been invited to a room on a college campus by the suspect. When the woman arrived, the man allegedly tried to rape her. The woman managed to escape and contacted the police.
Police have charged a 29-year-old Danish man with attempted rape in connection with the incident. He was not a student, but lived on campus.
The Danish authorities are assisting their Canadian counterparts in the investigation.