ABS-CBN’s Its Showtime host and actor Billy Crawford was arrested and currently confined in a precinct in Bonifacio Global City in Taguig. This is due to a commotion that took place in the said police station where Billy Crawford allegedly punched a female police officer and broke the establishment’s glass door.
According to reports of GMA News uploaded on their youtube account, Billy Crawford arrived at the police station at 4am together with unidentified woman, the two wanted to seek help of the authority. However when he was asked to go to the headquarters by riding a police vehicle, he started to become wild. Reportedly, he punched a female desk officer and also the establishment’s glass door. Due to the incident, Billy Crawford was arrested. He will be facing malicious mischief case.
Watch the report courtesy of GMA News:
Coleen Garcia defends Boyfriend
Meanwhile, Billy Crawford’s girlfriend actress and ‘It’s Showtime’ co-host Coleen Garcia uses her twitter account to defend him from the allegation of GMA News. She asked the news network to stop spreading lies. She added that Billy didn’t punch anyone during the incident in the precinct.
Coleen Garcia also told that her BF was with her 3 best friends which apparently two of which are women. She told their fans and followers not to believe everything they read and should know the facts first before jumping to conclusion.
Billy Crawford apologizes to the Precinct Officers
In an interview in DZMM Teleradyo, Billy Crawford told that he didn’t harm anyone in the precinct except the glass door. He told that he is under the influence of alcohol. He also added that it is his fault for being aggressive. He had few drinks, and it is irresponsible on his part. In the end, he apologize to the officers present in the precinct during the September 7,2014 incident.
*Credits to GMA News for the video