Corey Feldman, the previous youngster star who has launched a campaign in opposition to what he says is a pedophilia ring lurking in Hollywood, is below investigation for sexual battery.
Feldman, 46, was named because the suspect in a police report filed in Los Angeles earlier this week alleging sexual battery, Los Angeles Police Division public data officer Mike Lopez advised the Day by day Information.
The report was filed by a lady who says the actor grabbed her buttocks in early 2017, based on TMZ.
“(Corey) vehemently denies these egregious claims,” a rep for the actor advised the gossip website.
The “Stand By Me” star has lengthy been a vocal advocate in opposition to sexual harassment and abuse, and has maintained for a few years that he and late good friend Corey Haim had been victims of a “pedophilia ring” as youngster stars within the ’80s.
He has steered away from naming his abusers amid security fears, however mentioned in November that his former assistant Jon Grissom molested him, and supervisor Marty Weiss abused him.
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Feldman filed a proper report with the LAPD over his alleged sexual abuse, however the case didn’t transfer ahead as a result of the statute of limitations was expired.
The sexual battery report might be dealt with by the LAPD’s Theft-Murder Division, Lopez mentioned.
In October, Feldman introduced plans to fund and movie a film that may lastly reveal the main points he is lengthy stored hidden.
Feldman was additionally named as a nationwide ambassador to CHILD USA final month, a gaggle combating to enact a legislation in New York that makes it simpler for youngster intercourse abuse victims to hunt justice as adults.