Joseph Gatt was arrested final week by the Los Angeles Police Division’s Juvenile Division after authorities obtained a tip that the actor had “been engaged in on-line sexually specific communication with a minor throughout state traces.”
In response to an LAPD press launch, the actor, who had a three-episode stint in Sport of Thrones as Thenn Warg, was arrested on April 6 after the LAPD’s Web Crimes In opposition to Youngsters Process Pressure served a residential search warrant at his house close to Beverly Hills.
Police mentioned that Gatt, 50, was arrested on an excellent felony warrant for “contact with a minor for sexual offense.”
The English actor, who resides in Los Angeles, was launched on a $5,000 bail the identical day he was arrested and took to his Twitter web page to defend himself.
Gatt wrote that the accusations levelled towards him are “100% categorically incorrect and reckless. I've confirmed errors and deceptive info in right now’s press launch. I'm totally cooperating with police and LAPD to unravel this. I look ahead to clearing my good title.”
The investigation into Gatt is ongoing and the LAPD is asking anybody with info or who is aware of of any further victims to come back ahead.
Gatt’s performing credit embrace roles in Dumbo, Thor and Star Trek Into Darkness. He additionally has an upcoming function within the DC movie Black Adam.
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