A Florida man claims Clash paid for his travel from Miami to New York, where he alleges Clash had under-age sex with him.
Voice Of Elmo
Monday, December 10, 2012
Tuesday, November 20, 2012
TMZ reported a lawsuit filed by a second man accuses Clash of having underage sex with him.
As news spread Tuesday of puppeteer Kevin Clash's resignation from Sesame Street, the website TMZ reported that the resignation comes after the filing of a lawsuit against Clash by a second accuser. TMZ reported that Cecil Singleton, the accuser named in the suit, alleges that Clash had a sexual relationship with him in 2003. Singleton, now 24, according to the website, claims that he met Clash on a gay phone chat line, and also said that Clash "trolled" such phone chat rooms "to meet and have sex with underage boys." Singleton is demanding more than $5 million in his lawsuit against Clash, according to TMZ. Clash, 52, is a Turner Station native and a 1979 graduate of Dundalk High School. Sign up for our newsletter and follow Dundalk Patch…
Tuesday, November 13, 2012
Kevin Clash, the voice of the iconic muppet Elmo, has been accused of having sex with a 16-year-old boy seven years ago.
Media outlet TMZ on Monday broke the news that Puppeteer Kevin Clash, the voice of the iconic muppet Elmo, has been accused of having a sexual relationship with a 16-year-old seven years ago. The accuser, now 23, says the sexual relationship occurred when he was 16 and Clash was 45. Clash, 52, who grew up in Turner Station and graduated from Dundalk High School in 1979, denies the accusation, according to TMZ and other news organizations. "I had a relationship with [the accuser]," he told TMZ. "It was between two consenting adults and I am deeply saddened that he is trying to make it into something it was not." While Clash finds himself embroiled in the personal and very public accusation, he is well known in Dundalk and around Baltimore …
Monday, November 12, 2012
The Dundalk High School graduate stands accused of sexual impropriety.
Turner Station native Kevin Clash, the puppeteer who has endeared himself to countless children as the voice of Sesame Street muppet Elmo, has taken a leave of absence from his job amid allegations of sexual impropriety. The Dundalk High School graduate, long a supporter of philanthropic efforts in his hometown, stands accused of having sex with a then-16-year-old boy, according to TMZ. The reports says the unidentified accuser, now 23, claims that he and Clash had a sexual relationship when he was 16 and Clash was 45. Clash reportedly admitted to TMZ that he did have a sexual relationship with his accuser, but only after the man turned 18. Sesame Workshop, which produces Sesame Street, issued the following statement: "We took the …