Council Leader to Contest Claims of Sexually Harassing Male Colleague.

Council Leader Bob Lanzer

The Leader of Crawley Borough Council refutes allegations of sexual harassing a male colleague via text messages and says he will contest the claims.

Tory & Council Leader Bob Lanzer insists he will challenege the allegations that came from 26-year-old Tory Southgate councillor Karl Williamson.

Cllr Williamson said he made the complaint to the Crawley Conservative Association it has now been taken up nationally at Conservative Campaign HQ.

He added: "I can confirm that I have put in a complaint over sexual harassment by text message and verbal conversation.

"I have not spoken with Bob since I made the complaint. He knows I was not happy about it."

UPDATE: The complaint is now part of a police investigation.

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