AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd has been arrested and charged with attempting to procure a murder and possessing drugs. Here is a full run down from Blabbermouth on what went down:
The 60-year-old drummer’s home in New Zealand was raided Thursday morning (November 6) and he entered no plea to the charges when he appeared in the Tauranga District Court later that afternoon. He was released on bail and will reappear in court on November 27.
He is alleged to have tried to hire a hitman to kill two men. Their names and that of the intended hitman were not released to the media.
The alleged offenses are said to have taken place between September 25 and September 26 this year.
If convicted, Rudd faces a maximum of ten years in jail.