Still-suspended “GMA3” co-host T.J. Holmes has been accused of getting a suspected in-office romp with one other junior staffer.
A supply solely tells Page Six that the alleged encounter occurred in 2015, the identical yr a then-married Holmes allegedly had a months-long affair with subordinate Jasmin Pettaway, whom he allegedly had intercourse with in his workplace.
We have chosen to not disclose the second lady’s id presently, and she or he has but to reply to our quite a few requests for remark.
However, our supply tells us that she was round 24 or 25 years previous on the time of the alleged hookup, working as an in a single day affiliate producer.
Holmes and the staffer, who we’re instructed is not at ABC, have been allegedly in his workplace someday after 3 a.m. with the door closed.
We’re instructed “a bunch of rustling” may very well be heard and that the girl emerged trying “fully flush” and like “a deer in headlights.”
Though our supply doesn’t know whether or not the staffer ever reported the alleged encounter to HR, they described Holmes, now 45, as being “ready of energy over her.”
When requested whether or not they believed Holmes was abusing mentioned energy on the time, our supply replied, “I must assume so, yeah.”
“I do assume it was like a, ‘Here’s this handsome youthful woman, and she or he’s right here in my workplace, let me make a transfer,’ type of factor,” our supply alleged, describing the state of affairs as “related” to Pettaway’s.
Reps for Holmes and ABC didn’t instantly return Page Six’s requests for remark.
Last week, a supply who was reportedly shut with Pettaway, a 24-year-old script coordinator on the time, alleged to DailyMail.com that the primary time Holmes “acquired sexual” along with her was “in his workplace” — solely a “couple of hours” earlier than he was set to go dwell on air.
“They had intercourse, and I do know she was confused afterwards as to what it meant,” the supply claimed, calling Holmes “a predator who took full benefit of his place.”
Reps for Holmes declined to touch upon the Pettaway allegations, whereas an ABC insider beforehand instructed Page Six that there was “already an inner investigation underway into if something occurred between T.J. and Jasmin Pettaway.”
Pettaway didn’t reply to our calls.
Holmes’ office habits first made headlines in November 2022 when his months-long affair together with his then-married “GMA3” co-anchor, Amy Robach, was revealed.
After the community launched an investigation into the character of the colleagues’ relationship, it was reported that Holmes allegedly had romances with no less than two different workers, together with married producer Natasha Singh.
“[Holmes] and Amy are equals,” our insider famous final week, “but when he did have an affair with an underling, that may be a particular case for his dismissal.”
Though Holmes and Robach are at present relationship, she was reportedly “blindsided” by and had “no thought” of “the scope of T.J.’s alleged previous workplace romances.”