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Disney crew member accused of molesting young teen

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Courtesy: CNN

BREVARD COUNTY, Fla. (CNN) – A Disney crew member is in custody after being accused of molesting a young teen.

Officials said a 36-year-old crew member on a Disney Cruise Line ship was arrested in a Florida port on Thursday on suspicion of molestation and false imprisonment.

According to CNN, Disney notified police about an incident that was alleged to have occurred while the ship was at Port Canaveral.

Police said Ahmed Sofyan faces two charges of lewd or lascivious molestation and one charge of false imprisonment.

Authorities say the alleged victim is 13-years-old and does not know the suspect.

Disney reportedly fired the man.

“We have no tolerance whatsoever for the behavior alleged in this incident,” said Karl Holz, president of Disney Cruise Line.