An Indian woman has been accused of raping a tourist in a hotel in the Grand Canyon.

The woman, who is not named in court papers, allegedly groped the victim in the hotel room in the early hours of March 25, police said.

The victim, who was sleeping on the hotel’s terrace, alerted hotel security.

The hotel was evacuated, but the hotel was not locked down.

The woman was arrested and charged with sexual assault.

She faces up to three years in prison if convicted.