Scott Baio says he passed polygraph exams refuting claims against former co-star

Headline Surfer YouTubbe download / AP video / At a press conference in Los Angeles, actor Scott Baio states that he took five polygraph tests to show he didn't molest his former "Charles in Charge" co-star Nicole Eggert. Eggert filed a police report against Baio in February, claiming he sexually assaulted her while she was a teenager and working with him on the 1980s sitcom. (Aug. 3)

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Henry Frederick is publisher of Headline Surfer®, the award-winning 24/7 internet news outlet covering the Daytona Beach-Sanford-Orlando metro area via HeadlineSurfer.com since 2008. A longtime cops & courts reporter focused on breaking news & investigative reporting, Frederick is among the Sunshine State's most prolific daily news reporters, having amassed close to a hundred award-winning byline stories nearly evenly split in print and digital platforms. Frederick earned his Master of Arts in New Media Journalism with academic honors from Full Sail University in Winter Park in February 2019. He was a metro reporter with the Daytona Beach News-Journal for nearly a decade and then served as a city editor for the Taunton Daily Gazette in Taunton, Mass, while maintaining a residence in Central Florida. Prior to moving to Florida, Frederick was a metro reporter for the Rockland Journal-News in West Nyack, NY, for seven years. Headline Surfer was named the Sunshine State's top internet news site by the Florida Press Club in 2018.