In a shocking incident, an Empire actor was arrested on Monday following a standoff with the police. The name of the actor is Bryshere Grey who played the role of Hakeem Lyon on the Fox Tv series. The actor was arrested on the charges of domestic violence. The arrest took place at his Arizona Home. The actor was taken into custody at around 7 am after barricading himself at his home in Goodyear for overnight.
The incident leading to the actor’s arrest
The incident took place in Goodyear at around 10:15 pm. Police were called for helping a woman to a Circle K gas station. According to a police report, the woman at another station had flagged down a passerby. She said that she had been assaulted by her husband for the last several hours at her home.
The woman was driven to Circle K gas station by the passerby. After that 911 was called and the woman identified her husband as Grey. The women had many visible injuries on her body as identified by the police. She also said that she had lost her consciousness due to Gray strangling her. She was taken to hospital and released after treating her injuries.
The arrest of Bryshere Grey
Later on, the police arrived at the actor’s home, but Grey barricaded himself inside and refused to leave the property. The police also called crisis Negotiation and Goodbye SWAT to the scene as reported by the AZ family. Eventually, the actor surrendered before the authorities at around 7 am on Monday without any incident and barricading himself overnight.
The actor was arrested and taken into custody into the Maricopa County Jail. He is now charged assault, disorderly conduct, and aggravated assault. The wife after being discharged is helped by a victim advocate and Good year detectives according to reports.