An artist who claims Jeffrey Epstein sexually assaulted her when she was 26, holds billionaire Les Wexner personally "responsible" for the alleged attack, according to a new report Saturday.
Maria Farmer told The Washington Post that the alleged 1996 attack by Epstein and accused prosecutor Ghislaine Maxwell occurred "on a property monitored by Wexner's wife, Abigail, and the Wexner security team," at a time when Epstein was a of Wexner's closest advisers, she argued.
Afterwards, Farmer, now 50, claimed that she was supervised by Wexner's security team for two months on his sprawling, 336-acre New Albany, Ohio, property. She managed to get out when her father picked her up, she told the outlet.
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Farmer admits she never met Les Wexner, but says she communicated on the phone with her wife, who allegedly had control of her movements, the outlet reported.
"When I wanted to leave the guesthouse, I had to call the main house and get Abigail on the phone to ask her for permission to go outside," Farmer argued.
The Wexners refuse to know Farmer. 19659002] Thomas Davies, a spokesman for the Viking, said: "Mr. and Ms. Wexner have condemned Jeffrey Epstein's abominable behavior in the strongest possible terms and ended all ties with him in 2007. . Before the recent news coverage of Mrs. Farmer, Mr. and Mrs. Wexner had no knowledge of her, never met her, never talked to her, and never talked to Mr. Epstein or anyone else about her. "
Wexner, the 82-year-old CEO of Victoria Secrets parent company L Brands, claims Epstein" misused "more than $ 46 million of his personal wealth while serving as his money manager more than ten years ago.