In what has turn out to be a disturbing development within the leisure world, one other artist has been accused of sexual assault. This time, Chicago-based rapper Towkio — actual identify Preston Oshita — is going through allegations he sexually assaulted a girl he had a relationship with in 2016, one thing he adamantly denies.
On Sunday (January 6), Twitter person @pppermint shared a string of detailed tweets, starting with a photograph of Oshita.
“February 2016, I used to be raped, by Preston Oshita aka Towkio,” she wrote. “He invited me to his residence in Wicker Park, I confirmed up and I had completely no intention on sleeping with him. I had a yeast an infection and I knew that if I had engaged in intercourse it could be excruciatingly painful for me.
“I arrived to Preston’s residence and he coerced me into having intercourse with him. He careworn that his two roommates have been gone and that we could possibly be as ‘loud as we wished.’ I stated no, a minimum of, 5 instances. It received to the purpose the place he stood up and actually was pulling my arms to guide me into his bed room. I figured if I had intercourse with him, he’d cease pressuring me.”
The girl defined she tried to persuade Oshita to get off of her, however he refused.
“I stated to him, ‘Preston, can we please cease? It’s beginning to actually harm’ … and he replied ‘No, I didn’t cum but,’” she added. “As he continued to penetrate me, I used to be paralyzed with concern, considering, ‘wow, I’m being raped proper now.’”
Oshita issued an announcement Twitter denying the allegations on Sunday night time and insists their sexual relationship was consensual.
“I’m deeply saddened by the current allegations made by Morgan,” he wrote. “To present obligatory context, she and I had have been in an on going consensual relationship courting again to 2014 which even included different ladies. I solely say this to offer context and by no means sufferer disgrace.
“It is of utmost significance to me that she and the complete world know with 100% and my hand to God, I might by no means have interaction in sexual activity with any girl with out full consent.”
While emphatically denying the accusations, he famous that he hopes to have a dialogue with the girl to allete any ache she’s nonetheless feeling from their relationship.
In October 2017, The Gaslamp Killer was accused of sexual assault in an identical method. A lady despatched out a collection of tweets accusing the Low End Theory co-founder and Run The Jewels tourmate of rape.
Consequently, GLK was rapidly lower from a number of scheduled competition appearances and Low End Theory finally severed ties with him fully, seemingly bringing his blossoming profession to a halt. Although a choose finally green-lit a defamation go well with,the harm was already performed.
For now, it’s unclear if Oshita’s accuser is taking authorized motion, nonetheless she does point out her “testimony” in her closing tweet.
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