Lisa Marie Presley’s Husband Being Investigated for Child Abuse, Beverly Hills Police Confirm
Lisa Marie Presley’s estranged husband, Michael Lockwood, is currently being investigated for alleged child abuse, the Beverly Hills Police Department confirmed on Friday, February 17.
According to a statement that Beverly Hills Police Sergeant Max Subin released Friday, the department “was notified of alleged child abuse involving the Presley family” in June 2016. “It was then quickly determined the allegations stemmed from activity originating in the state of Tennessee,” the statement continues. “The Tennessee Bureau of Investigations (TBI) was notified and immediately responded to California to initiate their own investigation.”
The Beverly Hills Police Department was only involved with the case in the sense that the Presley family was visiting the city at the time the allegations were received, and upon receiving the claims, it issued a search warrant for a residence that “led to the seizure of several items pursuant to the warrant.”
As previously reported, the couple’s 8-year-old twin daughters have reportedly been put in protective care after Presley, 49, claimed in court papers related to the couple’s divorce that she had found “disturbing” photos of children on a computer belonging to Lockwood, 55.
The documents also claim that police seized more than 80 devices from her husband.
“It is believed there is no criminal activity related to these allegations in the City of Beverly Hills,” Sergeant…