LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — The Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office is looking into a rape claim against Backstreet Boys singer Nick Carter.
Santa Monica police presented the case to the District Attorney, after a police report was filed in February by Melissa Schuman, who was a member of the girl group Dream.READ MORE: Dodgers' Justin Turner And Wife Renovate Boyle Heights Boys And Girls Club
Schuman claims Carter sexually assaulted her in a bathroom and a bedroom in the early 2000s, when she was 18 years old.READ MORE: Police Announce 14 Arrests In 11 Robberies But No Suspects Remain In Custody
Carter has denied the allegations, saying he was “shocked and saddened” by the accusations and insists that Schuman never expressed to him “that anything we did was not consensual.”MORE NEWS: Second Of Two Horses Injured During Race At Los Alamitos Dies
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