Morgan Wallen arrested on felony assault charge in Nashville after allegedly throwing chair off bar roof

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Country music star Morgan Wallen was arrested on felony charges after allegedly throwing a chair off the roof of a bar in Nashville on Sunday night, police said.

The Metro Nashville Police Department said Wallen, 30, faces three counts of reckless endangerment and one disorderly conduct charge after the incident at the Chief, country artist Eric Church’s six-story restaurant bar in downtown Nashville. . The police said in a social media post Wallen tossed a chair from the top floor of the Chief and it landed on Broadway – close to the two officers.

Country music star Morgan Wallen was arrested on felony assault charges after allegedly throwing a chair off the roof of a bar on Sunday night.

Metro Nashville Police Department


His attorney Warrick Robinson confirmed the arrest and told CBS News in a statement that the singer is cooperating with authorities.

Wallen’s bond was set at $15,250. He is scheduled to appear in court on May 3. His arrest came as he kicked off his One Night at a Time Tour at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis on Friday. He will be in Nashville for his concerts from May 2 to May 4.

On Sunday, his fellow country music colleagues celebrated the win Country Music Television Awards In Austin, Texas. Wallen’s music video for “Last Night” was nominated for Best Male Video of the Year, but lost. Jelly Roll, whose “Need a Favor” video Instead it won.

Morgan Wallen is seen performing the song “98 Braves” at the 2023 Billboard Music Awards at Truist Park in Atlanta, Georgia.

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