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Rolf Harris facing seven charges
12 Feb 2016 14:02
Entertainer Rolf Harris is to be charged with seven more counts of indecent assault.
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The alleged offences date from 1971 to 2004 and relate to seven complainants who were aged between 12 and 27 at the time, Britain's Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) said.
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A CPS spokesman said: "We have carefully considered the evidence gathered by the Metropolitan Police Service as part of Operation Yewtree in relation to Rolf Harris.
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"Having completed our review in accordance with the Code for Crown Prosecutors, we have concluded that there is sufficient evidence and it is in the public interest for Mr Harris to be charged with seven counts of indecent assault."
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The 85-year-old is currently serving a six-year sentence at Stafford Prison in the UK for sex offences. He will appear at Westminster Magistrates' Court in London on March 17.
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