A second UK police probe has been launched into scandal-scarred actor Russell Model over allegations of sexual misconduct, in line with a report.
Thames Valley Police confirmed Saturday it was investigating claims made by a lady who met Model in 2015, the Every day Mail reported. The girl accused Model of being a “sexual predator,” the outlet mentioned, citing police logs.
The authorities in Thames Valley have develop into the second police division to open an investigation into the 48-year-old well being and wellness guru since a bombshell report earlier this month included accusations from plenty of ladies who mentioned Model sexually assaulted them.
Model has vigorously denied all wrongdoing.
The newest probe seeks to search out out extra about “harassment and stalking allegations” leveled by the lady, Thames Valley Police instructed the Every day Mail.
The alleged sufferer reached out to the police division “with new data in relation to the accusations,” the division mentioned after investigators beforehand seemed into her claims and dismissed them, the outlet reported.
“This data is being investigated, as such it might be inappropriate to touch upon an ongoing investigation,” police reportedly mentioned.
The girl lived close to Model and received to know him in 2015 earlier than the pair accused one another of harassment, the Every day Mail reported.
Scotland Yard, which homes the Metropolitan Police, mentioned final week that it had began an investigation tied to allegations made in opposition to Model in London, in addition to the remainder of the UK.
“Following an investigation by Channel 4’s Dispatches and The Sunday Occasions, the Met has obtained plenty of allegations of sexual offenses in London,” the police drive mentioned in an announcement to The Publish.
“We now have additionally obtained plenty of allegations of sexual offenses dedicated elsewhere within the nation and can examine these.”
The report from Channel 4’s Dispatches and the Sunday Occasions detailed a collection of sexual misconduct allegations in opposition to Model by 4 ladies from 2006 to 2013.
Model beforehand careworn in a video he “completely” refutes “some very severe allegations.”
“The relationships I had had been completely, all the time consensual,” the comic claimed.