Harvey Weinstein hands himself in to New York Police

PASADENA, CA - JANUARY 06: Executive producer Harvey Weinstein speaks onstage during War and Peace panel as part of the A+E Network portion of This is Cable 2016 Television Critics Association Press Tour at Langham Hotel on January 6, 2016 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)

Disgraced movie mogul Harvey Weinstein has handed himself in to the New York Police Department.

Weinstein, who has faced countless sexual harassment, assault and rape allegations from high-profile women actors in the industry, arrived at New York Police station shortly after midday on Friday, reports Huffington Post.

He is expected to be fingerprinted and charged, before being taken to Manhattan Supreme Court, reported The Telegraph.


Harvey Weinstein

Harvey Weinstein (Bryan Bedder/Getty Images for National Geographic)

It will cost him a $2 million bail and will see him fitted with an ankle tag.

The mogul is expected to face at least one charge from Lucia Evans.

The former actor said she was forced into having oral sex with Weinstein.


US producer Harvey Weinstein poses as he arrives for the screening of the film "The Little Prince" at the 68th Cannes Film Festival in Cannes, southeastern France, on May 22, 2015. AFP PHOTO / LOIC VENANCE (Photo credit should read LOIC VENANCE/AFP/Getty Images)


“At a certain point, you have to think about the greater good of humanity, of womankind,” she said.

New York Police Department have said that there is enough grounds to investigate.

Weinstein is under criminal investigation in New York, Los Angeles and London.

The movie mogul is one of many disgraced names that have come out since the #metoo scandal.


This week TIME named all those who came forward about sexual harassment and assault, saying #metoo, their person of the year

Although the allegations against Weinstein spearheaded the movement, the likes of Kevin Spacey and Amazon Studios exec Roy Price have come to light.

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