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Extinct Disney Channel enormous name Kyle Massey has been charged with a felony.
Washington declare prosecutors accused him of speaking with a minor for vulgar functions, in maintaining with a June 14 submitting obtained by E! Info.
The That’s So Raven actor, now 29, allegedly communicated with a younger girl all the map via a two-month interval between December 1, 2018 and January 31, 2019. The girl, whom E! Info has chosen no longer to name by name, modified into as soon as 13 years susceptible at the time and is now 16.
Massey allegedly “believed” she modified into as soon as a minor when he electronically communicated with her “for vulgar functions of a sexual nature,” per the court docket submitting.
Essentially basically based utterly on a June 14 court docket motion obtained by E! Info, Massey modified into as soon as summoned and is prohibited from having contact with minor teenagers “except in the presence of a to blame adult.” He moreover can no longer employ the get and not using a computer monitoring system to trace his “sexually explicit dialog” with minors.
He did not seem for his arraignment in court docket on Monday, June 28, the clerk steered E! Info, but a bench warrant wasn’t issued.
The teen’s mother steered the King County Sheriff’s Residing of labor in February 2020 that her daughter modified into as soon as receiving “explicit topic topic” from Massey over Snapchat, in maintaining with Detective Daniel Arvidson‘s certification for determination of probable motive, which modified into as soon as obtained by E! Info.
The mum steered authorities that Massey has identified her daughter since she modified into as soon as 4 years susceptible and that he knew her age. Essentially basically based utterly on the mom, Massey requested that she ship her daughter to Los Angeles, the put the 13 twelve months susceptible might per chance well maybe moreover keep on with him and his female friend.
She steered the detective that she sued Massey in civil court docket in California, but at final realized he “didn’t like the funds for to originate the case worth it,” per the certification. She then known as the Sheriff’s put of labor in Washington, the put the family lived all the map via the alleged incident, to switch forward with prison allegations. Detective Arvidson spoke with the mum’s lawyer in March 2020 and learned that she had dropped the civil lawsuit in California “resulting from the dearth of cash that Massey had.”
In 2019, a Jane Doe and mom Anne Doe sued Massey for $1.5 million in California, accusing him of “making an are trying to commit a lewd act with a minor.” In that case, the mum and daughter alleged that the girl modified into as soon as 4 years susceptible when she met Massey at Fashioned City. Massey allegedly grew to turn right into a “father figure” to Jane as she wished to pursue a occupation in leisure. When she modified into as soon as 13, he allegedly despatched “varied” explicit videos and messages, including “a Snapchat image of Massey retaining his penis,” per the 2019 lawsuit.
Massey’s felony expert Lee. A. Hutton equipped E! Info with a observation when the lawsuit modified into as soon as filed, whereby the Corey in the Dwelling enormous name denied the disclose.
By his felony expert, the actor said, “No slight one might per chance well maybe moreover restful ever be exposed to sexually explicit materials and I unequivocally and categorically reveal any alleged misconduct. In early 2019, Plaintiff’s attorneys demanded $1.5 million threatening to head public to abolish my occupation if I didn’t comply.”
He went on, “My family and I rejected this extortion are trying, because I like faith that the merely job will point to the truth. I like retained felony expert Lee A. Hutton to handbook my family and me via the strategy and I quiz my fans and most other folks no longer to leap to conclusions in maintaining with the allegations on my own but reserve judgment until the total account comes to light, proving these allegations baseless.”
E! Info reached out to Massey’s win for observation but didn’t hear befriend.
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