KEVIN CLASH, FORMER VOICE OF ELMO, SUED IN NEW YORK FOR THE FIFTH TIME
Kevin Clash, a puppeteer who resigned amid controversy as Sesame Street's voice of Elmo,faces yet another allegation of underage sex. He is accused of sexual activity with a 16 year oldin 2000. The new allegation comes just a week after a 24 year old Cecil Singleton filed alawsuit claiming the two had inappropriate contact when Singleton was 15. Clash resigned fromhis longtime job at the children's television program after he was accused by yet anotherdefendant, Sheldon Stephens, who also claims that he was 16 when Clash had sex with him. NowClash is being sued for the fifth time, accused of sexually abusing another teenage boy who said hewas 16 when he met Clash and was picked up by a limousine sent by Clash to take the boy to hisManhattan apartment for sex.