Prosecutors seek $6.6 million bail for aging porn icon
June 23, 2020
CNN – Porn star Ron Jeremy has been charged with forcibly raping three women and sexually assaulting another, Los Angeles County District Attorney Jackie Lacey announced Tuesday.
Jeremy, 67, was charged with three counts each of forcible rape and forcible penetration by a foreign object and one count each of forcible oral copulation and sexual battery.
The case was filed for warrant on Monday.
Dante Rusciolelli, Jeremy’s manager, told CNN in phone interview that he’s dropping the actor as a client.
Jeremy’s arraignment is scheduled for Tuesday afternoon at the Foltz Criminal Justice Center.
Jeremy, who was born Ronald Jeremy Hyatt, stands accused of forcibly raping a 25-year-old woman at a home in West Hollywood in May 2014.
He also is charged with allegedly sexually assaulting two women, ages 33 and 46, on separate occasions at a West Hollywood bar in 2017, as well as forcibly raping a 30-year-old woman at the same bar in July 2019.
Names of the alleged victims were not released and prosecutors are recommending bail of $6.6 million.
If convicted, the actor faces a possible maximum sentence of 90 years to life in state prison.
Jeremy [estimated net worth, $6 million] is considered one of the icons of the adult entertainment industry.
He made his way into the Guinness Book of World Records for “Most Appearances in Adult Films,” after having appeared in more than 2,200 movies … Read more.
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