Singer Seal faces investigation over woman's battery allegation

17 January, 2018, 02:01 | Author: Kristopher Anderson
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After going to Seal's house to retrieve a salad spinner he had borrowed, Birdsall says he began to forcibly kiss and grope her, in his kitchen and then again on a sofa, despite her demands that he stop.

The L.A. County Sherriff's Dept. confirmed to TMZ that a report for against SEAL for sexual battery was filed on Saturday and is now being investigated. "He intends to vigorously defend himself against these false allegations", the representative said. The "Fly Like an Eagle" singer allegedly forced himself on Birdsall, trying to kiss her, and when she shouted at him to ask what he was doing, he reportedly responded, "I'm kissing you!"

Tracey has chosen to speak out as she feels Seal was being hypocritical with his comments about Oprah Winfrey's #MeToo speech and Harvey Weinstein's predatory ways.

British singer/songwriter Olusegun Adeola Samuel popularly known as Seal in being investigated on charges of sexual battery and assault, according to a new report by TMZ.

Tracey Birdsall at the premiere of her film Rogue Warrior: Robot Fighter in LA a year ago.

Entertainment Weekly reported that Seal faced widespread criticism for seeming to imply that Winfrey, photographed with Weinstein at an industry event, somehow knew about the producer's alleged crimes but took no action.

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According to TMZ.com, Birdsall says it was after seeing Seal's comments that she chose to report the alleged incident to the police.

Seal subsequently posted a video explaining why he made the Instagram post.

The model and cookbook author wrote: 'Hmm. "Let's just say we've all heard things about each other, haven't we". Oh, and he still has his Weinstein post up criticizing Oprah.

"Seal accused Oprah of turning a blind eye to sexual misconduct now his skeletons coming out... coincidence?" one person tweeted.

Seal says he will fight against Tracey Birdsall's claims of sexual battery.

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