Empire’ Actor Bryshere Gray Arrested – Wife Claims He Strangled Her & Assaulted Her For Hours
‘Empire’ actor Bryshere Gray has been arrested following accusations that he allegedly assaulted his wife for several hours. The incident is said to have happened in Arizona. According to the Goodyear Police report:
The woman had flagged down a citizen for help moments earlier at another nearby gas station stating that she had been assaulted at her Goodyear home for the last several hours by her husband. The citizen then drove the victim to the Circle K and called 911. The victim told police her husband was Bryshere Gray, an actor on the TV series ‘Empire.’”
Police said the woman told investigators she had been strangled and lost consciousness at one point during the alleged abuse. She was treated at an area hospital for injuries deemed non-life-threatening and was released. Police say Gray barricaded himself inside the home and refused to come out until just after 7 a.m. Monday morning. He was arrested on domestic violence charges and booked into the Maricopa County Jail.