A woman accused Cuba Gooding Jr. of groping her in New York. She filed a complaint with the sex crime wing of NYPD, where Gooding Jr. is likely to surrender.
The women told the police that Cuba touched her breasts when she was working at her magic hours at rooftop bar and lounge near Times Square on Monday night. NYPD, sensing the gravity of the situation, took the complaint against harassment or sexual exploitation very seriously and investigated the incident with full dedication gathering all pieces of evidence possible.
The American actor and director, has worked in various films such as Boyz n the hood, A few Good Men, The Tuske gee Airmen, Outbreak and Jerry Maguire. He is also an academy award winner in 1997 for the best supporting actor for his role in Jerry Maguire. Gooding denied all the accusations and said that these allegations are not true at all. He hadn’t touched the women even for once either by accident or intentionally.
Cuba Gooding is married to his high school crush, Sara Kapfer. Sara and Gooding have three children. They got married in 1994 and Sara filed a divorce in 2014 whereas Gooding filed the divorce in 2017. Mason Gooding is the son of Sara and Cuba.
Recently, he worked in an Emmy award-winning series called American Crime Story: The People v.O.J. Simpson and the Dominic Banks, in which he played O J Simpson. And Matt Miller character in American Horror Story: Roanoke.
The veteran actor is expected to surrender to NYPD. Gooding, in a given statement, said
“I trust the system and will let the process speak for itself,”
He also said that there is a tape of the bar that shows what actually happened there. According to him, he was taking photos with fans and did nothing wrong.