Anthony Anderson is currently being investigated by police over an alleged assault that happened a year ago. According to reports, an unidentified woman is accusing Anderson of assaulting her during a meeting. The Black-ish star has denied the allegations through his reps in a statement.
Actor Anthony Anderson — the star of the ABC sitcom “Black-ish” — is under investigation by the Los Angeles Police Department after a woman alleged he assaulted her, authorities said. “We have a crime report listing him as a suspect in a crime,” an LAPD spokesperson told ABC News on Saturday. “It is an open investigation.” The allegations against Anderson, 47, who is married, were first reported on the online celebrity news site The Blast. Citing unnamed sources familiar with the situation, the website reported that the woman filed a complaint with the LAPD’s Hollywood Division, claiming Anderson assaulted her more than a year ago. She claims the incident occurred during a meeting in which she and Anderson were discussing business opportunities. The woman first met Anderson while working at an event he hosted, according to the report.