Lawmaker arrested amid rape allegations — Analysis
The arrest of a Tory MP in the British Parliament is not a suspension.
British politician under arrest. He is accused of multiple sexual offenses. The Conservative Party lawmaker, who was under investigation for two years, was taken into police custody on Tuesday. The Sun did not identify the suspect.
The suspect, a former member of Parliament who is accused of numerous offences in London between 2002-2009, is all that we know at the moment.
These charges are inclusive “indecent assault, sexual assault, rape, abuse of position of trust and misconduct in a public office,”According to the Metropolitan Police Statement.
A rapist is alleged to have been “asked”A spokesperson for Chief Whip Chris Heaton Harris said that he will not be attending Parliament during the ongoing investigation. But he won’t be expelled from the Conservative Party.
The suspect remains in police custody as Scotland Yard’s Central Specialist Crime unit continues its investigation.
Multiple MPs from the UK’s ruling party have recently faced allegations of sexual misconduct. Following allegations of sexual misconduct and abuse of cocaine, David Warburton, a Conservative MP, was suspended last month.
After being convicted of sexually assaulting 15-year-old boy, Imran Ahmad Khan Khan was disgracefully resigned as Tory MP.
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