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UPPER HUNTER MP ACCUSED OF SEXUAL ASSAULTING A SEX WORKER


Nationals MP Michael Johnsen has outed himself as the NSW politician accused of sexually assaulting a sex worker, saying he is “an innocent party” after details were disclosed today in Parliament.

Mr Johnsen released a statement saying “I am devastated by these allegations”.

“I have voluntarily spoken with NSW Police and I have and will continue to fully cooperate with their enquiries,” he said.

“I am confident any investigation will conclude that I am an innocent party.”

NSW police have confirmed that they are investigating allegations disclosed in Parliament that a member of the Berejiklian government sexually assaulted a sex worker in September 2019

Mr Johnsen is alleged to have paid the sex worker $200 oral sex, MP Trish Doyle has accused a NSW MP of raping the sex worker by penetrating the sex worker who did not consent, after the sex worker complained to the MP Trish Doyle