Met Police investigates s3xual assault as woman comes forward to report alleged attack in the wake of Comedian Russell Brand’s sex scandal

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Met Police investigates s3xual assault as woman comes forward to report alleged attack  in the wake of Comedian Russell Brand

The Metropolitan Police has confirmed they have received a report of a sexual assault that took place in Soho in 2003 following The Sunday Times and Channel 4’s Dispatches reporting into Russell Brand’s alleged sexual offences.

 

The British comedian has been subject to multiple claims from women accusing him of abusive and predatory behaviour, including rape, sexual assault, and emotional abuse, between 2006 and 2013.

 

Brand ‘absolutely denies’ the allegations and insists all his relationships have been consensual.

 

The alleged sexual assault in Soho took place three years before the four sexual assaults’ that Brand has been accused of between 2006 and 2013.

 

A spokesperson for the Met said: ‘On Sunday, 17 September, the Met received a report of a sexual assault which was alleged to have taken place in Soho in central London in 2003.

 

‘Officers are in contact with the woman and will be providing her with support.

 

‘We first spoke with The Sunday Times on Saturday, 16 September,…



Source: Linda Ikeji