Looks as if one other Hollywood star has landed in sizzling water, as Oscar-winning actor Cuba Gooding Jr. was arrested in NY city for allegedly groping a lady.
The Snow Canine star is charged with forcible touching, reported Hollywood Reporter.
The 51-year-old actor surrendered earlier within the day, arriving on the police station surrounded by his authorized workforce. A big group of reporters had been there to greet him as he stepped out of the automobile.
“Mr. Gooding is in custody, fees are pending,” Det. Denise Moroney of the NYC Police Division informed THR shortly after he arrived.
Actor Cuba Gooding Jr. simply turned himself into NYPD at Particular Victims Unit in Harlem for allegedly groping girl at Manhattan nightclub. @fox5ny @ChrisSobel @DebraCheatham @beckycartercook #CubaGoodingJr #nypd pic.twitter.com/5i97bGpP8x
— Linda Schmidt (@LSchmidtFox5) June 13, 2019
The actor’s lawyer stated that Gooding deliberate to give up to police.
Gooding additionally earlier stated the accusation was false and cameras on the bar would present he did nothing fallacious. “I belief the system and let the method converse for itself,” he stated then.
The alleged incident occurred on the Magic Hour Rooftop Bar and Lounge in Midtown Manhattan, USA. Gooding and the particular person making the accusation reportedly obtained into an altercation after the alleged groping.
“The NYPD takes sexual assault extraordinarily significantly, and urges anybody who has been a sufferer to file a police report so we are able to carry out a complete investigation, and supply assist and companies to survivors,” US police stated in a press release.