Charlie Heaton’s weekend obtained turned “the wrong way up” when airport safety at Los Angeles Worldwide Airport (LAX) allegedly discovered hint quantities of cocaine on him on Thursday, October 26. The 23-year-old English actor, who performs Jonathan Byers on Netflix’s hit supernatural drama Stranger Things, apparently was denied entry to the US upon his arrival at LAX due to the incident.
Charlie Heaton was on his approach to Westwood, California, to hitch his Stranger Issues castmates Winona Ryder, Gaten Matarazzo, Millie Bobby Brown, Finn Wolfhard, Noah Schnapp, Caleb McLaughlin, Joe Keery, Natalia Dyer, and Matthew Modine for the premiere screening and post-screening after celebration of the present’s second season. Allegedly, airport sniffer canine caught the scent of a white powder Heaton had on him. When the substance turned out to be cocaine, Heaton needed to fly all the way in which again to the UK and miss the massive Hollywood occasion.
Reportedly, the US Customs and Border Safety confirmed the preliminary stories for varied leisure information retailers, which went on to piece collectively components of the story. For instance, The Hollywood Reporter stated a legislation enforcement supply from the airport revealed Charlie Heaton confessed to consuming a few of the substance earlier than the authorities had stepped in. The newspaper stated a legislation enforcement agent defined,
International nationals could also be inadmissible because of the fee of a criminal offense involving drug possession. CBP officers deal with all worldwide vacationers with integrity, respect, and professionalism whereas retaining the very best requirements of safety.
Then a supply for The Sun stated the police didn’t arrest or cost Heaton; nevertheless, he needed to wait a number of hours and fly again the identical night time. As a result of an arrest didn’t happen, The Independent surmised the quantity of the drug was sufficiently small for officers to rule it just for private consumption, versus an quantity which may point out an intent to promote. Though Heaton didn’t get arrested, it’s unclear what’s going to occur to his standing for future authorized entry into the US.
Charlie Heaton’s spokesperson didn’t touch upon the stories. Furthermore, there aren’t any stories of Stranger Issues‘ representatives mentioning it both. However they may have their palms full with all of the reward that has been coming their method since Stranger Things 2 debuted on Netflix on Friday, October 27.
After all, the primary season of Stranger Things acquired constructive opinions and accolades, together with the Display screen Actors Guild Award for Excellent Efficiency by an Ensemble in a Drama Collection. Many followers have already binge-watched the second season and stated it’s as incredible as the primary, so the celebrities of the present are on prime of the world. The children from this present are proficient and have each skilled door open proper now, so hopefully, Heaton can get his head on straight and transfer ahead.