Lee Ryan to seek 'professional help' following arrest
- Bang Showbiz
- 12 April 2014
Blue singer Lee Ryan is to seek "professional help" for his personal issues following his arrest in the early hours of yesterday morning (11.04.14), and those close to him are concerned by his behaviour
Lee Ryan will seek "professional help" for personal issues following his arrest.
The Blue singer was arrested yesterday (11.04.14) on suspicion of drink driving and later charged with failure to provide a specimen and criminal damage, and it is said those close to him are concerned.
In a statement, a spokesperson said: "This low point has caused considerable concern to Lee's family, loved ones and of course the Blue boys.
"Worried about his recent erratic behaviour, management have now intervened and taken appropriate action.
"No excuses will be made on Lee's behalf, but he will be seeking professional help for those issues that he has been unable to overcome on his own."
In the statement, it is also confirmed that "a controlled substance was found in his possession" after he was picked up by police at 5.30am.
The spokesperson said: "I can confirm that Lee was arrested in the early hours of Friday morning. He was arrested on suspicion of drink driving and is awaiting a court date.
"He was charged with failure to provide a specimen and criminal damage. A controlled substance was found in his possession."