She’s probably a little happier now.
Michelle Branch’s domestic assault case has been dismissed, authorities in Tennessee confirmed on Thursday.
Branch, Michelle Her criminal case has been dropped by prosecutors… She was arrested less than two weeks ago for alleged domestic violence against her estranged husband, Patrick Carney.
While separated from her husband, Michelle Branch was arrested for domestic violence.
The drummer pay her legal fees, Branch reportedly asked for primary custody of son Rhys, 3, and daughter Willie, 6 months, as well as child support.
Branch confirmed their separation on social media, prompting the official filing. The “Breathe” singer claimed in since-deleted tweets that Carney cheated on her while she was at home with their newborn.
After leveling the accusations, which Carney has not addressed, Branch said, “To say that I am totally devastated doesn’t even come close to describing how I feel for myself and for my family.
“The rug has been completely pulled from underneath me and now I must figure out how to move forward,” she continued. “With such small children, I ask for privacy and kindness.”
According to a TMZ report, the case was dismissed at the request of the state, though the details of why remain unknown.
According to Brief Channel reports, police were called to her and Patrick’s home around 2 a.m. on Aug. 11 for a possible domestic disturbance; officers claim Michelle punched Patrick “one or two times.”
She was arrested and her bond was set at $1,000…
She was released early because the couple’s 6-month-old child is breastfed.
The news was first reported by TMZ… Michelle completed it with The Black Keys drummer this month, three years after they married. The news came after he accused her of cheating on him.
Michelle Branch’s domestic assault case against her estranged husband has been dismissed.