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Trump donor files police report accusing Corey Lewandowski of sexual misconduct


An Idaho woman filed a police report Friday accusing former Trump campaign manager Corey Lewandowski of sexual misconduct.

Trashelle Odom, a prominent Trump campaign donor, said that Lewandowski made several inappropriate sexual advances toward her while they were seated at a Las Vegas charity dinner in September and that he also touched her repeatedly on her leg and buttocks.

In her complaint, Odom accused Lewandowski — who is married with four children — of boasting about his sexual prowess and giant genitals, and of saying she had a “nice ass.” She said he kept pursuing her during the event, forcing her to seek out protection from other guests.

The story was first reported by Politico.

“Those statements, coupled with his demeanor and aggressive behaviors [made Odom] intimidated and frightened and fearful for my safety and that of my family members,” Odom said in a statement to the Boise Police Department in Idaho — which was later forwarded on to Las Vegas authorities.

“He thought he had a sense of ownership over me,” she added, saying she eventually retreated to her room, shaking and afraid.

Trashelle Odom (second from left) is seen next to Trump.

Matthew K. Taylor, an attorney for Odom, said the police statement was intended “for purposes of prosecution.”

The news prompted Team Trump to cut ties, and Lewandowski was swiftly removed from a plum gig overseeing the pro-Trump Make America Great Again Action PAC.

“Corey Lewandowski will be going on to other endeavors and we very much want to thank him for his service. He will no longer be associated with Trump World,” said PAC spokesman Taylor Budowich in a tweet.

It’s not the first time Lewandowski has faced scrutiny for his behavior. In 2017, Joy Villa, the pro-Trump singer, accused Lewandowski of slapping her behind during a holiday party at President Trump’s D.C. hotel.

Lewandowski did not immediately respond to request for comment from The Post.

Joy Villa Lewandowski
Joy Villa posted this photo of herself with Lewandowski, saying it was moments before he slapped her buttocks.

David Chesnoff, an attorney for Lewandowski, told Politico it was “premature to respond to something that hasn’t been filed up until now and that we haven’t seen and we will respond if appropriate.”

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