Miss Delaware Teen USA resigns after 'sex tape' surfaces

ANI
27 February 2013

Washington, Feb. 27 (ANI): Miss Delaware Teen USA, Melissa King, officially gave up her crown on Tuesday, after a porn clip allegedly featuring the 18-year-old beauty queen surfaced on the Internet.

King has reportedly denied that she is the girl who is featured in the video, TMZ.com reported.

In the clip - shot some time in June 2012 - the girl addresses the camera, claiming that she turned 18 a couple months beforehand in March, which is also King's birth month.

The girl is then seen describing her favourite sex position before the actual sex begins.

She was crowned Miss Delaware Teen USA in November, just four months prior to the sex footage getting shot.

A representative for the Miss Teen USA pageant released a statement claiming that he would like to confirm that the Miss Delaware Teen USA pageant has received a resignation letter from King's attorney.

The representative also said that they have already reached out to the first runner-up Hailey Lawler in order to replace King. (ANI)

What to read next

Your goals, your path. Explore Capella degrees.

Capella University degrees can fit your life and grow your real-world skills.

Tour New Models at Westphalia Town Center

Grand opening of this sought-after mixed-used community offering urban-suburban living. From the low $300s with closing cost assistance. Visit today!

Single and over 45?

There are thousands of singles online now! Find your next date here. Click to browse profiles and pics for free!

Liberty Mutual Insurance

Save up to 10% when you combine your auto and home insurance. Get a free quote and start saving today.

The Amex Platinum Card®

40,000 Points Offer & Transform Your Travel Experience. Apply Now!

Mortgage rates fall to new low- 3.11% APR

$250,000 for $972/month. No points. Get multiple mortgage offers in minutes. Can't hurt to look. It's free. (3.11% APR 5/1 ARM).