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October 4, 2019: Comedian Charged With Sexual Battery

Greg Risling, Assistant Chief

Comedian Andy Dick is scheduled to be arraigned today on one misdemeanor count of sexual battery stemming from an incident last year, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

The defendant (dob 12/21/65) was charged in case 9AR31520 with the single count. He is expected to be arraigned today in Department 73 of the Los Angeles County Superior Court, Airport Branch.

On April 12, 2018, the entertainer is accused of groping a rideshare driver in West Hollywood.

If convicted, the defendant faces up to 180 days in county jail.

The case remains under investigation by the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department.