A sixth woman came to accuse the Nobel Peace Prize winner and former Costa Rican President Oscar Arias of sexual assault, the Associated Press reported Wednesday.
Carina Black, executive director of the Northern Nevada International Center at the University of Nevada in Reno, told the AP that Arias presented her against the wall at an elevator in 1998 and tried to kiss her.
Black said that "he was featured in the face and pushed him."
The suspected attack came after Black spent one day with Arias around the university for meetings and a speech event, he told the AP. ] The AP reported that at least six women Arias now accused of sexual misconduct.
Arias also identified Wednesday with prosecutors to provide statements relating to criminal complaints against him indicating sexual assault, reported by the AP.
Arias told reporters Wednesday that his lawyer advised him not to comment on the press.