Stan Lee‘s former business partner has been arrested in Scottsdale, Arizona by police there, and charged with elder abuse — all this after a warrant out of Los Angeles was first issued for his arrest last week.
Keya Morgan was reportedly taken into custody on Saturday morning in the well-to-do eastern suburb of Phoenix, though how he was tracked and caught by police at that location at this point still remains unknown. He is reportedly in Scottsdale City Jail at this point, just hours after being picked up.
Originally, a judge in Los Angeles County had issued a warrant for Morgan’s arrest on five separate counts of elder abuse last week. The documents therein allege that the apparent misconduct took place at some point in June 2018, but interestingly,
As you’ll recall, of course, Lee passed away from heart failure this past November, leaving behind a truly incredible legacy in the world of comic books, film, and more broadly across the entire entertainment spectrum. He was 95 years old.
Any reactions to this news of Morgan’s arrest, Perezcious readers? Elder abuse charges like this can be very serious — are you surprised to see this step having been taken against Lee’s former business partner? Sound OFF on all of it and more in the comments (below)…
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