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Cuba Gooding Jr. charged with forcibly touching woman

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Oscar-winning Jr. has been charged with a count of forcibly touching a woman at a bar in Manhattan, the said on Thursday.

However, the was released without bail and will return to court on June 26, reported Variety.

The allegedly touched a woman's breast on Sunday at the bar.

Refuting the allegation, Gooding's attorney, said the video of the incident will absolve his client.

Heller who had seen the video, said, "Did not see one scintilla of criminal culpability on the part of "

"There's a tape that shows what really happened," Variety quoted as saying.

Gooding shot to fame with the film 'Boyz N the Hood' and won an for best-supporting actor in 'Jerry Maguire'.

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First Published: Fri, June 14 2019. 12:06 IST