Journey Drummer Arrested for Assaulting Girlfriend
Journey‘s recent rash of unfortunate lawsuits and bizarre paparazzi drama looks like it isn’t over yet: According to TMZ, drummer Deen Castronovo was arrested in Oregon over the weekend for allegedly assaulting his girlfriend.
After what’s being described as “a heated argument that turned physical,” Castronovo was booked on a long list of charges that include coercion, fourth-degree assault, criminal mischief in the second degree, interfering with making a report, and harassment.
Sources say there were actually two fights — the one that led to the initial assault, and another tussle that occurred after Castronovo followed his girlfriend out of the house and refused to let her contact her father.
A representative for Castronovo, who was released after posting his $52,500 bail, says the incident was “a misunderstanding that should not have been escalated to such a level in the first place.”