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Tourist leaps from hotel to flee rape in India

NEW DELHI — A British tourist jumped off a balcony of her hotel room to escape being sexually assaulted by the hotel owner in Agra, the city of the Taj Mahal, police said Tuesday.

The tourist fractured her leg when she jumped from the second floor.

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