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Toronto police confirm sex crimes investigation into Ethan Kath of Crystal Castles

Toronto police confirm sex crimes investigation into Ethan Kath of Crystal Castles
From CBC - December 22, 2017

Toronto police have confirmed to CBC Toronto that there is an active sex crimes investigation into electronicmusician EthanKath, co-founder of Crystal Castles.

Const. Allyson Douglas-Cook could not provide any more information aboutthe investigation, including whether there have been other women who have made allegations against Kath, which has been reported by other media. Kath's real name is ClaudioPalmieri.

Douglas-Cook added that, given the nature of the allegations, policeneed to respect the privacy of the alleged victims.

The investigation comes on the heels of Kath's former Crystal Castles collaborator Alice Glass posting a lengthy online message earlier this fall alleging that he had abused her.

Glass (whose birth name isMargaret Osborn) left the critically acclaimed electronic duo in 2014 citing "a multitude of reasons both professional and personal."

In October, she alleged on her website that her former Crystal Castles partner abused her dating back to when she was 15 and he was 25.

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