Police looking into allegations against Sir Philip Green

Police are “looking into” allegations against Sir Philip Green made by former staff members, it has emerged.

The Metropolitan Police has confirmed that it has received a report detailing allegations of sexual assault, assault and racial abuse made against the Topshop owner.

It comes after an injunction which prevented The Telegraph printing details of claims made against the billionaire which included allegations that he had groped a senior female executive and smacked her on the bottom, held another woman in a headlock and told a black male that his “problem” was that he was “still throwing spears in the jungle”.

All of the employers later signed non-disclosure agreements and in one case a woman…