Lance Armstrong‘s eldest son Luke Armstrong has discovered himself in a sophisticated authorized scenario.
In line with a police arrest affidavit obtained by E! Information, Luke, now 21, has been accused of sexually assaulting a then-16-year-old lady in June 2018, an allegation his workforce strongly denies.
E! Information may affirm by means of court docket data that Luke was arrested on Tuesday, April 6 and has since been launched on bond. He was charged with sexual assault of a kid, which is classed as a second-degree felony.
Luke’s lawyer launched an announcement saying no crime was ever dedicated.
“An entire evaluate of the details will affirm what has been alleged completely didn’t happen and a correct and thorough authorized course of will exonerate Luke,” Randy Leavitt stated in an announcement to E! Information. “What occurred three years in the past in highschool was not a criminal offense and was not a sexual assault. It was a consensual relationship then and continued consensually between two younger adults, with each finally going their separate methods. These expenses ought to by no means have been filed, actually not three years later. Nonetheless, fortunately, the Texas court docket system works and can set up Luke’s innocence.”