The man who accused 54 year old Elmo puppeteer Kevin Clash of having sex with him when he was underage, and then recanted the next day, is a 5′ 10, 24-year-old model named Sheldon Stephens who lives in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, according to the Smoking Gun.
Stephens describes himself as an “Entrepreneur, Student, Model, Actorâ€ on his Twitter account, which is protected.
Stephens appears in a 30-second online commercial for a York, Pennsylvania clothing store. He also has an inactive page on the Xtube porn site.
Stephens has been arrested several times since 2009 for offenses such as writing a bad check and reckless driving. The most serious charge he caught was for the knifepointÂ robbery of $250,000 in jewelry from a music manager for whom he interned.
Read more at the Smoking Gun.