Ariana Grande’s brother big frankiewas the victim of a robbery in New York in which he also ended up assaulted. Two teenagers, ages 13 and 17, are in custody.
The actor, comedian and former contestant on the reality show “Celebrity Big Brother”, who carved out an intense media profile in the wake of the pop diva and also around his status as an activist for the rights of the LGTBI collective, was in Manhattan when he was attacked by the thieves, who did not hesitate to hit her on the neck before taking her bag.
According to police sources, consulted by TMZ, the event occurred last week at his home. The criminals tried to use his credit card at a smokers’ shop before authorities found them, and they will have to answer in court on two charges of robbery and assault.
This latest setback for the Grande family comes just five months after Ariana Grande’s umpteenth stalker broke into her Montecito, California, mansion to track down the star on her birthday.
Luckily, the singer was not at home and the offender was arrested by police officers who allegedly quickly arrived at the house. Aharon Brown, as the criminal is called, violated the terms of the restraining order that already weighed on him.