Michelle Branch changed into arrested through Nashville police on Thursday (Aug. 11) after officials had been referred to as to the residence she stocks with husband Black Keys drummer Patrick Carney to research a likely home disturbance. According to a duplicate of the arrest record received through Billboard, Branch, 39, changed into arrested for misdemeanor home attack and launched on $1,000 bond withinside the incident that looks to have taken area quickly earlier than the singer introduced her cut up from Carney, 42, amid her claims that the drummer had dedicated adultery.
TMZ stated that in keeping with courtroom docket documents, Branch admitted to slapping Carney withinside the face “one or times.” Carney reportedly did now no longer have any seen accidents and Branch changed into taken into custody, after which reportedly launched speedy due to the fact she continues to be breastfeeding the couple’s 6-month-vintage baby.
Branch accused Carney of dishonest on her in a since-deleted tweet, telling People in a statement, “To say that I am absolutely devastated doesn’t even come near describing how I experience for myself and for my family. The rug has been absolutely pulled from beneath me and now I have to discern out the way to flow forward. With such small children, I ask for privateness and kindness.”
The musicians, who first met in 2015 and had been married in April 2019, have children: 4-year-vintage son Rhys James and 6-month-vintage daughter Willie Jacquet. Branch is likewise mom to 17-year-vintage daughter Owen Isabelle from her preceding marriage to bassist Teddy Landau, whom she separated from in 2014.
Branch changed into ordered to go back to courtroom docket withinside the incident on Nov. 7.
The Black Keys are presently travelling in help in their eleventh album, Dropout Boogie, which changed into launched simply months in the past in May, at the same time as Branch is gearing as much as launch her fourth album,The Trouble With Fever, on Sept. 16.