"The jury was only shown the CCTV as part of our case.
"The first time the alleged victim saw the CCTV was in court, and her reaction was 'That can't be me in the CCTV'." The defendant, who said he had endured a year-long “Kafkaesque nightmare” as a result of the complaint, blamed the CPS for forcing him to endure “mental torture” as a result of the charge.
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Mr Pearson, of Bromley-by-Bow, east London, told the court: “I would have had to crouch down, put my hand up the woman’s skirt... all while holding the newspaper and walking along the concourse. “It is against everything I believe in as a human being.
I did nothing.” There were no witnesses, no forensic evidence and the actress failed to pick out Mr Pearson in an identity parade of video images following the alleged incident in December 2014.
He was cleared of "sexually penetrating" the woman, who cannot be named for legal reasons, after a jury rejected claims the crime could have taken place in a brief half-second contact in a busy railway station.
But it can now be disclosed that - to the concern of Mr Pearson's legal team - the Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) supplied original CCTV depicting the alleged assault in an amended format which gave a misleading impression of the incident.
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A jury at Blackfriars Crown Court took 90 minutes to clear Mr Pearson of the charge of “sexual assault by penetration”.
In a three-day trial Mr Bagshaw, defending, said the allegation could not have taken place in the half-second time frame shown on CCTV, especially as Mr Pearson was carrying a newspaper in his left hand – the one he was alleged to have used in the assault – and holding his bag in his right.
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