More women come forward against Russell Simmons
Pure Truth LLC Thursday December 13, 2017 Russell Simmons is facing new allegations of sexual assault. Nine (9) additional women have accused Def Jam co-founder and the Russ Communication Chief Operation Officer (CEO) sexual misconduct.
Allegations against Simmons, date back as far as 1983 leading unto 2016.
In an interview, Sharon Hines formerly of the group Mercedes Ladies stated, Simmons raped her in 1983.
Actress Natashia Williams-Blach claims in 1997, Simmons attempted to force her to perform oral sex on him. At the time, Williams-Blach was eighteen (18) years old.
In November, model Keri Claussen Khalighi announced, Simmons raped her when she was seventeen (17) years-old, The hip-hop mogul denied the allegations. Following his denial, Jenny Lumet who is the granddaughter of the late Lena Horne came forth and stated, she was also raped by Russell Simmons.
Simmons has denied all allegations.