A spokesperson for the Los Angeles Police Department confirmed on Tuesday that Corey Feldman filed a formal police report on Monday identifying men the actor claims sexually abused him when he was a child. The report comes after years of Feldman publicly alleging that he and his fellow child star Corey Haim were sexually molested as children and warning that pedophilia continues to be a massive problem in the industry.
Feldman’s alarming claims have finally begun to get serious media attention after the industry-shaking flood of allegations against megaproducer Harvey Weinstein. Feldman has attempted to shine the spotlight on the “Hollywood child sex ring” for years, including in 2013 on The View, where he was scolded by Barbara Walters for “damaging an entire industry.”
On Monday, Feldman announced in a series of tweets that he had just sat down for “the first formal report ever taken on any of my cases” and that “an official investigation” has now begun:
IMPORTANT CAMPAIGN UPD8: I JUST COMPLETED A FORMAL SIT DOWN INTERVIEW W @LAPDHQ SPECIAL DIVISION, & GAVE THEM ALL THE INFO I KNOW! THIS WAS
— Corey Feldman (@Corey_Feldman) November 7, 2017
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