Singer Billy Currington Charged In Threat To Elderly Man

SAVANNAH, Ga. (April 24, 2013)--Country singer Billy Currington has been indicted in Georgia on charges that he threatened bodily harm to a man older than 65.

A Chatham County grand jury indicted Currington on Wednesday on charges of terroristic threat and abuse of an elderly person.

The indictment says only that Currington threatened "to cause bodily harm" to a man named Charles Harvey Ferrelle on April 15.

District Attorney Meg Heap spokesman Daniel Baxter says a warrant was being issued for Currington's arrest.

Currington is a native of the Georgia coast whose hits include "Pretty Good At Drinkin' Beer," ''That's How Country Boys Roll" and "People Are Crazy."


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