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The Latest: Cuba Gooding Jr. pleads not guilty to sex abuse

Actor Cuba Gooding Jr. arrives at the New York Police Department's Special Victim's Unit, Thursday, June 13, 2019 to face allegations he groped a woman at a city night spot. A 29-year-old woman told police the 51-year-old Gooding grabbed her breast while he was intoxicated around 11:15 p.m. Sunday. Gooding denies the allegations.
Actor Cuba Gooding Jr. arrives at the New York Police Department's Special Victim's Unit, Thursday, June 13, 2019 to face allegations he groped a woman at a city night spot. A 29-year-old woman told police the 51-year-old Gooding grabbed her breast while he was intoxicated around 11:15 p.m. Sunday. Gooding denies the allegations. AP Photo

The Latest on Cuba Gooding Jr.'s arrest (all times local):

7:30 p.m.

Cuba Gooding Jr. has pleaded not guilty to forcible touching and sexual abuse after a woman accused the actor of groping her at a New York City night spot.

The 51-year-old "Jerry Maguire" star was arraigned Thursday after turning himself in to police. He smiled as he entered the courtroom wearing a dark blue suit and led by a pair of detectives. He then turned serious as his case was called.

A 29-year-old woman told police Gooding grabbed her breast while he was intoxicated around Sunday night at the Magic Hour Rooftop Bar & Lounge.

Gooding's lawyer, Mark Heller, said security video will exonerate the actor.

Gooding's next court date is June 26.

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3:30 p.m.

Police say Cuba Gooding Jr. has been arrested and charged with forcible touching after a woman accused the actor of groping her at a New York City night spot.

The 51-year-old "Jerry Maguire" star was charged Thursday after turning himself in to police.

Gooding's lawyer, Mark Heller, said security video will exonerate the actor.

A 29-year-old woman told police Gooding grabbed her breast while he was intoxicated around 11:15 p.m. Sunday at the Magic Hour Rooftop Bar & Lounge.

Heller says the video shows "there is not the slightest scintilla of inappropriate conduct on his part."

The lawyer also disputes allegations in media reports from a second woman who says Gooding grabbed her buttocks at a New York City restaurant in 2008.

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12:50 p.m.

A lawyer for Cuba Gooding Jr. says the actor will go ahead with plans to turn himself in to New York City police amid allegations he groped a woman at a Manhattan night spot.

Lawyer Mark Heller said Thursday he was initially hesitant to let the "Jerry Maguire" star surrender after reviewing security video he said showed no criminality.

A 29-year-old woman told police the 51-year-old Gooding grabbed her breast while he was intoxicated around 11:15 p.m. Sunday at the Magic Hour Rooftop Bar & Lounge.

Heller says the video shows "there is not the slightest scintilla of inappropriate conduct on his part."

The lawyer also disputes allegations in media reports from a second woman who says Gooding grabbed her buttocks at a New York City restaurant in 2008.

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