A former Disney actor was busted in Southern California in connection to a collection of armed robberies on the street, police mentioned.
Adam Hicks, 25, was arrested Wednesday afternoon — hours after a number of pedestrians have been robbed at gunpoint in Burbank’s hillside group, Burbank Police Dept. Sgt. Derek Inexperienced confirmed to the Every day Information.
His girlfriend, 23-year-old Danni Tamburo, was additionally arrested.
The arrests got here after a complete of 4 robberies have been carried out inside minutes of one another in the identical Burbank neighborhood. The primary incident occurred at roughly 5:15 a.m., when a male suspect threatened a 52-year-old man with a gun and ordered him at hand over his pockets, police mentioned in a press launch.
Not one of the victims have been harm in the course of the hold-ups. They every gave related descriptions of the legal.
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Police suspect Tamburo, in the meantime, served because the suspect’s driver when he dedicated the crimes, officers mentioned.
Hicks, who portrayed Luther on the present “Zeke and Luther” from 2009 to 2012, and Tamburo remained in custody Thursday and are scheduled to look in courtroom on Friday. They’re each being held on $350,000 bail.
The stolen property has been recovered by police.
Along with his titular function on “Zeke and Luther,” Hicks starred within the Disney made-for-TV film “Lemonade” in 2011 and extra just lately appeared within the Jennifer Lopez-led thriller “The Boy Subsequent Door” (2015) and the Hulu collection “Freakish” (2016-17).