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Elmo Puppeteer Kevin Clash Resigns Amid Growing Underage Sex Scandal

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Kevin Clash has resigned from “Sesame Street” amid allegations  that he was involved in sexual activities with two underage men.

The longtime Elmo puppeteer’s sex scandal had become a “distraction,” said Sesame Workshop.

On the heels of allegations that Clash had a sexual relationship with Sheldon Stephens when he was just a teenager, comes news on Tuesday that a second man claims he too had an inappropriate relationship with the puppeteer while underage.

“Elmo” Accuser Reportedly Says He Was Pressured to Settle, Did Have Underage Sex


The Elmo sex scandal is not over.

Sheldon Stephens, the man who accused “Sesame Street” puppeteer Kevin Clash of starting a sexual relationship with him while Stephens was underage, now reportedly claims he only recanted those allegations under pressure to settle for cash.

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