Previous Channel 7 host Andrew O’Keefe supposedly scratched and spat at a female throughout an argument at a Sydney house recently.
The 49-year-old ex-Deal or No Offer star has actually been charged with several domestic violence offenses and invested a night in prison following the event in the unique harbourside suburban area of Point Piper on Wednesday.
Mr O’Keefe supposedly went to the female’s house and the set had an argument throughout which he ended up being aggressive and after that supposedly spat at the female and scratched her arm, cops sources exposed to The Daily Telegraph.
He then felt woozy and brief of breath and was transferred to healthcare facility for evaluation however was later on apprehended and invested Friday night at Surry Hills Police Headquarters.
O’Keefe was charged with attack occasioning real physical damage, typical attack, contravening an AVO, and withstand officer in execution of task.
The previous Offer or No Offer host was given bail in Parramatta Bail Court on Saturday, commenting to Channel 10 press reporters on his escape of the courtroom: ‘Well I’m simply returning from last time … 2 strikes and you’re out in this nation’
The brand-new charges were levelled 2 months after a string of attack charges including among his ex-lovers were dropped in court.
After Friday night in a cell, O’Keefe was given bail in Parramatta Bail Court on Saturday, commenting to Channel 10 press reporters on his escape of the courtroom: ‘Well I’m simply returning from last time … 2 strikes and you’re out in this nation’.
‘ I invested a night in healthcare facility, I invested a night in prison, regardless of an arrangement with cops that would not take place.
‘ There is a conflict about realities, a considerable conflict about the realities (of what occurred on Wednesday).’
He will appear in court once again later on today.
Ex-Channel 7 host Andrew O’Keefe has actually been charged with attack and breaking an AVO
2 months ago Mr O’Keefe was charged with slapping, kicking and spitting on another fan in a row over an ice pipeline she declared he was bring at a celebration.
He appeared prior to Sydney’s Waverley Resident Court on June 25, charged with 3 counts of attacking a female with whom he had a relationship for 2 years.
2 of the charges, which took place at their house in Randwick, were dismissed on psychological health premises– although his legal representatives showed he would have otherwise pleaded guilty to them.
A 3rd attack charge associated with a supposed event at Kangaroo Valley previously this year and was withdrawn by district attorneys.
The court heard Mr O’Keefe, who suffers bipolar and drug abuse conditions, remained in a ‘hyper-manic’ state when he attacked the female at their house on January 30 after the couple participated in a birthday celebration in Surry Hills.
2 months ago Mr O’Keefe was charged with slapping, kicking and spitting on his medical professional sweetheart in a row over an ice pipeline she declared he was bring at a celebration (imagined with his attorney leaving Waverley court in June)
Magistrate Hudson discovered Mr O’Keefe had actually remained in a ‘hyper-manic’ bipolar state at the time of the upseting, was sorry and contrite.
He has actually had lots of mental and psychiatric visits and weeks-long stays getting psychological health treatment considering that the event.
The court heard Mr O’Keefe’s household had a comprehensive history of state of mind conditions.
His rock star uncle Johnny O’Keefe invested 2 months of nearly every year at the Ryde Psychiatric healthcare facility, the court heard.
A collared violence order was left in location in between the previous couple.
When Daily Mail Australia asked Mr O’Keefe outside court if his tv profession was over, he stated: ‘I’m unsure if I’m over or if TELEVISION’s over.’