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Sir Elton John’s guard sues him for sexual harassment

Jeffrey Wenninger says he repeatedly tried to verbally and physically resist the singer’s alleged advances.

Elton John's representatives are yet to respond to sexual harassment claims against the singer. Picture: AFP.

JOHANNESBURG - Sir Elton John is facing a sexual harassment claim from one of his former security guards.

Jeffrey Wenninger claims the singer touched him inappropriately several times throughout the course of his employment in 2014.

He says he repeatedly tried to verbally and physically resist the singer's alleged advances, but to no avail.

The former guard is suing for sexual harassment and battery.

Representatives for Sir Elton have yet to respond to the claims.

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