Gary Busey allegedly displayed sexually offensive conduct at a fan convention in New Jersey earlier this month. Multiple complaints were received by the police regarding his misconduct at the convention where Busey attended as a guest.
Two counts of sexual criminal contact of the fourth degree along with one count of harassment and attempted sexual contact were brought against the Actor who is 78 years old, as of 2022.
Cherry Hill Police source says three women so far reported 78 year old actor Gary Busey touched them inappropriately during an autograph signing meet & greet. Police expect they may get even more women to come forward after the initial charges now have become public @FOX29philly pic.twitter.com/dlgqCnxqop— Steve Keeley (@KeeleyFox29) August 20, 2022
The popular Monster Mania Horror Film Convention was being hosted at the Doubletree Hotel in a Philadelphia Suburb called Cherry hill.
Busey, the Malibu-based Actor was scheduled to feature as a guest for all days of the event, the 12th, 13th, and the 14th of August.
Although the Police did not immediately identify Busey as the suspect, his hometown and age were given.
Gary Busey has been charged with two counts of fourth-degree criminal sexual contact and other offenses alleged at the Monster Mania Convention in Cherry Hill, N.J., where the actor had been a featured guest. https://t.co/EypJgmtvv4— The Associated Press (@AP) August 20, 2022
It has not yet been made clear if the suspect is being represented in the case.
Busey or his agents could not be communicated with using the contact numbers listed in his Public Records.
The Convention authorities have claimed that Mr. Busey was removed from the event as soon as they were notified of the sexual misconduct.
Busey is an Oscar-nominated actor. He played the lead in the 1987 movie, The Buddy Holly Story. He is also known for his supporting roles in Point Break, Lethal Weapon, and Under Seige.