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Posted: March 13, 2018

Heather Locklear’s domestic violence charges dropped, charged with battery on an officer

Police Say Heather Locklear Arrested For Alleged Domestic Violence

By Nicole Moschella, Rare.us

VENTURA, Calif. —

Actress Heather Locklear won’t face domestic battery charges after allegedly hitting her boyfriend during an argument in late February, but she will still face charges.

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People reported that the actress still faces four counts of misdemeanor battery on a police officer and one count of resisting arrest or obstructing a police officer.

In the Feb. 26 incident, Locklear, 56, was arrested after she allegedly assaulted her boyfriend, Chris Heisser.

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When police arrived, the actress became increasingly threatening and combative. She allegedly threatened to “shoot (police) if they ever came to her house again.” Police later returned to her home with a search warrant to look for a firearm in her name, but it was not recovered. Locklear was not home at the time of the search.

Related: Heather Locklear reportedly seeks treatment after domestic violence arrest

TMZ reported that Locklear was not at home at the time of the search because she had checked herself into a treatment facility. The latest stint in rehab isn’t her first. She has sought treatment five previous times, including one stay last year.

The Associated Press reported that Locklear is scheduled for arraignment Tuesday in Ventura County Superior Court. 


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Healther Locklear’s domestic violence charges dropped, charged with battery on an officer

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BEVERLY HILLS, CA - JULY 24: Actress Heather Locklear attends TNT's 25th Anniversary Party at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on July 24, 2013 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Angela Weiss/Getty Images)
Heather Locklear reportedly seeks treatment after  domestic violence arrest

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Heather Locklear reportedly seeks treatment after domestic violence arrest

Actress Heather Locklear has checked herself into a treatment facility after her recent arrest on suspicion of felony domestic violence, according to E! News.

On Feb. 27, police officers responded to a domestic violence call from Locklear’s boyfriend, Chris Heisser. 

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“Locklear told deputies she would shoot them if they ever came to her house again,” the Thousand Oaks Police Department told E! News in a statement. In response to Locklear’s threat, police reportedly searched Locklear’s home on Tuesday, looking for the gun.

During the February arrest, Locklear, 56, reportedly became “combative” and allegedly struck three officers. She was arrested on a felony domestic violence charge and three counts of misdemeanor battery of an officer.

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According to TMZ, police realized the actress had a handgun registered in her name, which she obtained in 1985. The gun was not found at the time of the search, the website said, citing unnamed law enforcement sources.

The actress was not in her home when police arrived with the search warrant this week, as she had checked herself into a treatment facility, according to TMZ.

E! News reported that this is Locklear’s sixth stint in  rehab. 

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Heather Locklear arrested on suspicion of domestic violence, assault on officer

Actress Heather Locklear was arrested Sunday on suspicion of domestic violence, according to KABC.

The Ventura County Sheriff’s Department told KABC that the 56-year-old actress was arrested in the Thousand Oaks neighborhood of Los Angeles.

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Capt. Dean Cook of the Thousand Oaks Police told The Hollywood Reporter that Locklear was also arrested on suspicion of assault on an officer. Cook said the one count of domestic violence was a felony and three counts of battery of emergency personnel were misdemeanors.

According to TMZ, Locklear was fighting with her boyfriend. Her brother came to her home and saw them fighting and called 911. Citing unnamed sources in law enforcement, TMZ said Locklear was combative with deputies and kicked and stuck three of them.

Locklear was booked into the Ventura County jail, Cook said. KABC reported that she has since been released from custody and has a scheduled court appearance March 13.

Representatives for Locklear have not commented on the incident.

 
 
 

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