Authorities confirmed Wednesday that they have launched an investigation into a new allegation of sexual assault by Kevin Spacey. Variety reports that Scotland Yard revealed a third inquiry into the actor by police in London.
“The new investigation centers on an alleged assault on a man in 2005 in the Central London borough of Westminster,” Variety reports. “It follows two other investigations into alleged sexual assaults by Spacey on men in the South London borough of Lambeth, in 2005 and 2008.”
The report quotes a statement from Scotland Yard saying: “On 13 December we received an allegation that the man sexually assaulted a man (Victim 3) in 2005 in Westminster. Officers from the Child Abuse and Sexual Offences Command are investigating.”