A 30-year-old man was arrested on charges of stalking, outraging the modesty of and assaulting a woman at her workplace on AJC Bose Road on Monday night.
Lazeres Carlo, an entrepreneur and event manager, had gone to a hotel where the victim works and picked a fight with her before allegedly beating her up, police said.
“We have learnt that the accused had a relationship with the victim. He had picked a fight with her apparently after seeing someone’s text message on her cell phone. He was arrested after the hotel staff alerted us,” said an officer of Shakespeare Sarani police station.
Sources said the woman, a hotel management graduate, had met Carlo during her stint at another hotel. Carlo, a resident of Park Lane, has been booked for stalking, outrage of modesty, criminal intimidation threatening with grievous hurt, wrongful restraint.