Cosby won’t be charged over molestation claim _lowres

In this Nov. 21, 2014, file photo, comedian Bill Cosby performs during a show at the Maxwell C. King Center for the Performing Arts in Melbourne, Fla. (AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack, File)

A spokesman for Bill Cosby has released a statement thanking the Lafayette community on behalf of the embattled comedian ahead of his Friday performance at the Heymann Performing Arts Center in Lafayette.

Cosby has canceled or postponed more than a dozen shows on his comedy tour amid allegations by numerous women that he sexually abused them.

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