Video showing a woman being led down an alleyway before her alleged attack has been released by Thai police.
A 29-year-old Kiwi woman claims she was raped in Bangkok, Thailand on Saturday by a local construction worker.
She said she was returning to her hostel in Phra Nakhon district in the early hours of the morning and was approached by 34-year-old Anat Ouddee, who led her down an alleyway.
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Immigration Minister Pol Maj Gen Surachate Hakparn said in a press conference that the construction worker confessed he did try to have sex with the woman.
Ouddee admitted leading the tourist away in the hopes of having sex with her, according to Thai media.
The victim was meant to fly home on Sunday but had her stay extended so she could testify her case.