Hollywood actor Gary Busey has been charged with sexual offenses related to incidents at a popular horror movie convention in Philadelphia.
Busey, 78, was charged with two counts of fourth-degree felony sexual assault, one count of attempted criminal sexual contact and one count of harassment, Cherry Hill police said.
A fourth-degree sexual assault carries a sentence of up to 18 months if the accused is found guilty.
The actor attended the annual Monster Mania convention at the Doubletree Hotel in Cherry Hill, Philadelphia last weekend.
He had been the featured guest at the event, which centered on horror films and merchandise.
Although the police did not name the actor in their press release, the details were confirmed in US media.
Sky News has contacted representatives for Busey for comment.
The actor is widely known for his role in Point Break, as well as his Best Actor Oscar nomination for his turn as the title role in the 1978 film The Buddy Holly Story.
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