Stripper guilty of glassing Neighbours star Scott McGregor after he ‘called her a “dirty sl*t” in row over a private dance’
AN EXOTIC dancer who hurled a glass into the face of Neighbours star Scott McGregor in an Australian strip membership has been discovered responsible of assault.
Danielle ‘Ivy’ Lee picked up the glass in a match of rage and threw it at McGregor after she claimed he known as her a “soiled sl*t” within the Gold Coast membership in April.
Danielle Lee picked up a glass ‘in a match of rage’ and threw it on the cleaning soap star[/caption]
Neighbours star Scott McGregor was ‘glassed’ in an Australian strip membership[/caption]
It smashed into his face on the Hollywood Showgirls membership inflicting a small lower which wanted three stitches, experiences information.com.
Lee, 25, was in Southport Magistrates Court docket earlier as we speak attempting to beat a cost of assault occasioning bodily hurt.
She held again tears as she instructed the courtroom McGregor – who performs a cop within the Aussie cleaning soap – verbally abused her after she approached him within the membership.
She claimed McGregor instructed her he was there for an evening out with associates earlier than telling her to “f*** off”.
“He mentioned: ‘F*** off you soiled sl*t. You’re a piece of s**t. I’d by no means take somebody as soiled as you’,” she instructed the courtroom.
“He mentioned: ‘I’m higher than that. I’m higher than you. F*** off’.”
Lee mentioned she had “no thought” who McGregor was and felt “completely degraded”.
“I attempted to stroll away from the state of affairs. I used to be so upset and mad and I felt so horrible,” she mentioned.
Lee mentioned married McGregor allegedly continued to yell abuse as she walked away.
She mentioned that was the “final straw”.
She picked up a glass meaning to throw the contents, however as an alternative threw the glass on the actor’s head.
“I used to be so livid that somebody had abused me like that. I used to be so upset, damage and offended, however I by no means meant to harm anybody,” she mentioned.
Safety footage performed to the courtroom on Tuesday exhibits Lee trying on the actor as he holds his bleeding lip however she makes no transfer to assist him.
‘BLOOD IN MY HANDS’
The primary day of the two-day trial was held in August, when the Melbourne-based actor denied verbally abusing Lee and insisted she was the aggressor within the trade.
The cleaning soap star claimed he mentioned “thanks, however no thanks” when Lee requested him if he wished a personal dance earlier than she hurled the glass.
“I used to be hit with a glass to the face. It hit me very onerous and bounced off,” McGregor mentioned.
“I used to be bleeding profusely. I had a pool of blood in my arms.”
Justice of the Peace Mark Howden as we speak discovered McGregor’s proof to be evasive, and that he had verbally insulted Lee.
However Mr Howden mentioned Lee’s response was “disproportionate” to the offence and located her responsible earlier than releasing her on a $1,000 good behaviour bond.
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No conviction was recorded and she or he was ordered to pay $80 in the direction of the TV star’s medical prices.
McGregor first appeared in Neighbours in 2010, however left in 2011 to pursue different performing initiatives.
He returned to Ramsay Road in 2013 for a visitor stint earlier than coming again as an everyday solid member in 2014.
A model of this story first appeared on information.com
McGregor in character as cop Mark Brennan on Neighbours[/caption]
McGregor, pictured with spouse Bianka Voigt and daughter Evie[/caption]
The incident occurred at Hollywood Showgirls on Australia’s Gold Coast[/caption]