Michael Avenatti, the ‘Creepy Porn Lawyer’ who represents Stormy Daniels, was arrested by police in Los Angeles on Wednesday night on domestic abuse charges. His much-hyped 2020 bid for president may be over at this point.
FOX News reports:
Michael Avenatti arrested on suspicion of domestic violence: LAPD
Michael Avenatti, a frequent President Trump critic and the attorney for adult film star Stormy Daniels, was arrested Wednesday on domestic violence charges, police announced.
“We can confirm that today LAPD Detectives arrested Michael Avenatti on suspicion of domestic violence,” the LAPD tweeted. “This is an ongoing investigation and we will provide more details as they become available.”
We can confirm that today LAPD Detectives arrested Michael Avenatti on suspicion of domestic violence. This is an ongoing investigation and we will provide more details as they become available.
— LAPD HQ (@LAPDHQ) November 15, 2018
The charges arose from an alleged Tuesday incident, prompting authorities to respond and take a report, an unidentified law enforcement official told The Associated Press.
Avenatti released a statement through his law office denying the allegations.
Here’s something CNN would like you to forget:
ANTIFA supporter Don Lemon pictured with his good friend and party buddy Michael Avenatti. pic.twitter.com/7VLiOYN0jE
— Mike Cernovich 🇺🇸 (@Cernovich) November 14, 2018
Will Don Lemon recuse himself from reporting on this case?