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Warrant issued for ‘American Idol’ winner Laine Hardy

Warrant issued for ‘American Idol’ winner Laine Hardy

Hardy stated that he “acquired a warrant because of allegations made in opposition to me” and that he’s cooperating with LSU police.

BATON ROUGE, La. — ‘American Idol’ winner Laine Hardy was arrested Friday after Louisiana State College Police acquired a criticism from a pupil that Hardy allegedly left a listening device in her room.

WBRZ experiences that Hardy’s ex-girlfriend, a 21-year-old pupil, filed the criticism on April 7 after discovering a tool beneath her mattress at Azalea Corridor in February. The report stated the girl thought the system was a cellphone charger however realized it was a recording system after doing analysis on-line.

The tv station’s report says investigators discovered a number of recordings on the system, together with some that have been recorded after the couple had damaged up in February.

Hardy shared on social media Thursday that he “acquired a warrant because of allegations made in opposition to me” and that he’s cooperating with LSU police.

“As a result of delicate nature of this allegation, I humbly ask for privateness at the moment,” the assertion stated. “I’ve the utmost respect for the regulation and can help of their investigation as wanted shifting ahead.”

College spokesperson Ernie Ballard instructed The Advocate that Hardy was arrested by LSU police on Friday and was booked into the East Baton Rouge Parish Jail on a depend of Interception and Disclosure of Wire, Digital, or Oral Communication.

The offense is punishable by a high-quality of as much as $10,000 and jail time from 2-10 years.

The Livingston, La., native gained the ‘American Idol’ competitors in 2019 as a teen.

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