Karl Stefanovic is being investigated by police after he claimed he was touched by a waiter at a charity event.
The waiter claims Stefanovic, 48, touched him at a Mercedes-Benz melanoma charity fundraiser in Brisbane. home delivery report.
The Today Show host attended a gala with wife Jasmine of 38 in August.
Queensland Police told The Courier Mail they were investigating an alleged assault that took place on August 20.
“Queensland Police are investigating reports that a man was allegedly assaulted at a Newstead business during an event on Saturday 20 August,” a spokesman said.
“It is inappropriate to comment further as the investigation is ongoing.”
Stefanovic has not been charged.
A six-hour event hosted by Karl raised $290,000 for melanoma research.
Stefanovic and his wife shared photos of the event on Instagram. Among them were photos of the Today show star and her Savage, a melanoma patient and her event organizer Gina.
“Gina, courage, resilience and beauty,” he wrote.
“We’ve lifted the roof for you, your fight, your charity, and everyone else battling melanoma.”
Stefanovic was in London last week to cover the Queen’s funeral for Channel 9.
He returned home Wednesday, leaving co-host Alison Langdon to go through the process alone from outside Buckingham Palace.
We reached out to Channel 9 for comment.
Karl Stefanovic police investigation after being touched by waiter at charity event
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