Former Disney Channel Star Adam Hicks Arrested On Suspicion Of Armed Robbery

26 January 2018, 10:49

Adam Hicks, 'Lemonade Mouth'
Adam Hicks, 'Lemonade Mouth'. Picture: Disney

By James Wilson-Taylor

The 'Lemonade Mouth' actor was arrested in Burbank on Wednesday along with his girlfriend after allegedly threatening strangers at gunpoint.

Adam Hicks, former star of the Disney XD series Zeke and Luther and Lemonade Mouth, was arrested on Wednesday (January 24th) on suspicion of armed robbery.

According to TMZ, the 25 year old actor has been held by Burbank police after he and his girlfriend allegedly threatened multiple strangers at gunpoint and demanded money. Two of the victims are said to be women in their 70s alongside a 23 year old woman and a 53 year old man.

Hicks is now in police custody with bail set at $350,000. He is set to appear in court later today (January 26th). He was previously arrested in July 2017, for firing a gun, and in September of 2017, for battery, according to court records.

Zeke and Luther ran from 2009-2012, producing a total of 73 episodes. Hicks has also appeared in Freakish on Hulu and 2015 movie The Boy Next Door.

He also famously played Wendell in the Disney Channel musical Lemonade Mouth alongside Hayley Kiyoko, Naomi Scott and Bridgit Mendler.