Police probe celebrity chef Mario Batali for sexual misconduct
The New York Police Department is investigatingcelebrity chef Mario Batali for sexual misconduct.
An unnamed woman accused Batali of drugging and sexually assaulting her in 2005.
Batali "vehemently" denied the new allegations.
He already faces sexual harassment accusations from four women.
Batali was fired as co-host of the cooking show “The Chew” in December 2017 by ABC.
He also stepped away from his restaurant company after the accusations by the four women surfaced.