‘Game Of Thrones’ Actor Arrested For Contact With A Minor For Sexual Offense

Actor Joseph Gatt who played Thenn Warg in HBO’s Game of Thrones is under investigation for alleged inappropriate communication with a minor.

Gatt was arrested on April 6 after the LAPD and from the Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC) Task Force executed a warrant at his home. They had received a tip that the actor “had been engaged in online sexually explicit communication with a minor across state lines.”

Gatt was arrested on a felony warrant for contact with a minor for sexual offense and was released after posting a $5,000 bail.

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He released a statement on his Instagram.

“I obviously want to address the absolutely horrifying and completely untrue allegations recently leveled against me,” he wrote. “They are 100% categorically wrong and reckless. I have confirmed errors and misleading information in today’s press release.”

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He added, “I look forward to clearing my good name. Thank you to all of my friends and supporters who know that this is untrue and understand for legal reasons I cannot comment further on social media.”