Davey Boy Smith Jr. Still Wanted by Police, Despite Apologizing to Jake Roberts

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Davey Boy Smith Jr. and JakeThe SnakeRoberts may have squashed their beef after an altercation this month, but police say Davey still needs to be located before charges can be dropped.

As we previously reported, Smith is wanted by police in New Orleans for throwing coffee in Jake‘s face at WrestleCon and he posted an update on social media over the weekend saying:

I’d like to announce publicly and officially that I spoke with Jake Roberts on the phone today and we squashed heat we have for what happened at the WrestleCon event. I apologized and said I would apologize publicly as Jake agreed he would be dropping any charges pressed against me. I’m a man of my word, and I’d like to say sorry to any fans that I stressed with this situation also. I wish Jake all the best and glad that we squashed this heat. I actually had spoken to Roddy Piper before he passed away about the podcast Jake and he did. I’m certainly glad we worked things out, as Roddy died not long after. We never know what might happen tomorrow, life’s to short to hold and grudge.

However, a rep for the New Orleans Police Department says the charges have not been dropped yet and explained: “Since this is a municipal charge, the victim can withdraw all charges by going through the city attorney’s office once the perpetrator has been located and either arrested or issued a summons.”

The rep adds, “As far as we are aware, Smith is still wanted at this time.”

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  • Will Henderson

    while Jake the Snake may forgive Davey Boy Smith Jr, the New Orleans PD won’t. in a way, the charges stand cause Jake or his daughter (the key witness that isn’t a fan at WrestleCon) didn’t formally drop them. so now Jake may need to go to New Orleans to have these charges formally dropped.

  • Louis

    Good for Davey Boy Jr. Hopefully 5-0 don’t arrest the man.