Cuba Gooding Jr. is now being accused of one other incident of sexual misconduct — the fifth such allegation … and he’s going to face a brand new cost in court docket this week.
Law enforcement sources inform TMZ a number of different girls have lately come ahead to make new allegations of sexual misconduct towards Cuba. We’re advised one in all them is a lady who made a declare about Cuba from October 2018.
While the D.A.’s saved particulars of the allegation beneath wraps … it’s anticipated to return out Tuesday when Cuba is arraigned on a brand new cost. Cuba’s legal professional Mark Heller tells us, his shopper will plead not responsible.
Heller additionally says the brand new accuser by no means pressed expenses instantly following the incident, and he claims she solely got here ahead after seeing Cuba’s arrest this yr. He additional claims, her legal professional tried to settle the case, however Cuba “declined to be shaken down.”
We’re advised cops are additionally investigating three different alleged incidents — from 2008, ’13 and ’15 — however there aren’t any expenses, as of now, associated to them.
Of course, Cuba pled not responsible to his authentic sexual abuse cost again in June, leaving court docket with a smile.
TMZ obtained surveillance video from the night time in query from the earlier incident — and whereas it seems Cuba made contact with the lady … he and his camp have insisted he reached as much as contact her hand, and NOT her breast as she claims.
Cuba had additionally requested the choose to toss his case fully, as he felt his accuser had a “warped mental state” based mostly on earlier weblog posts and writings of hers.
The court docket shot his request down, and reprimanded him for elevating her psychological state within the case.