Hayden Panettiere just lately met up together with her ex-boyfriend Brian Hickerson after he was launched from jail.
A supply tells Us Weekly completely that the previous couple arrived collectively at Justin Queso’s in Los Angeles on Saturday, July 17. Days later, they met up once more to observe the NBA finals on the bar.
The insider additionally shares that the Nashville alum, 31, was seen line dancing together with her ex. The pair, who started courting in 2018, break up in June 2020.
Earlier this yr, the South Carolina native, 31, was sentenced to 45 days in county jail. Nonetheless, he had credit score for 12 days as a part of his plea settlement. The April ruling — which was the results of a Could 2019 home violence arrest — famous that Hickerson can be positioned on probation for 4 years following his time in jail. Moreover, he was ordered to pay $500 in charges, can not buy or possess any firearms and should attend home violence lessons. He should additionally return to court docket in October 2022 so the choose can guarantee he has taken the lessons.
Us beforehand confirmed that Hickerson needed to flip himself in to the Males’s Central Jail in Los Angeles by Could 7. Based on current paperwork obtained by Us, he was launched later that month.
After he was noticed together with his ex, the M.F.A. actor defined the meetup in a press release to E! Information.
“To make clear, I used to be having fun with a [beer] and Hayden was not consuming,” he mentioned. “We went to a brand new restaurant that’s Texas-based, and being a Southern man, I’m an enormous fan of nation music. So sure, there was some line dancing concerned. Hayden and I should not again collectively however are engaged on a friendship.”
He additionally famous that assembly up together with his ex was a step in the proper path as he grows from his previous.
“We’ve a protracted historical past collectively, and step one in my restoration as an abuser is making amends. That’s precisely what Hayden has been gracious sufficient to permit me to do,” the actual property agent added.
Following the Could 2019 home violence arrest, Hickerson was once more arrested on February 2020 following an alleged home dispute in Wyoming. 5 months later, the Carry It On: All or Nothing actress obtained an out-of-state protecting order in opposition to him in July 2020. That very same month, he was charged with eight counts of home violence and assault. The felony counts had been for incidents in Could 2019, December 2019 and January 2020 and included two costs for felony assault with a lethal weapon and one depend of felony dissuading a witness from prosecuting a criminal offense.
On the time, Panettiere advised Us that she needed to do her half to ensure her ex “by no means hurts anybody” once more.
“I’m coming ahead with the reality about what occurred to me with the hope that my story will empower others in abusive relationships to get the assistance they want and deserve,” her assertion learn. “I’m ready to do my half to ensure this man by no means hurts anybody once more. I’m grateful for my help system, which helped me discover the braveness to regain my voice and my life.”
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