Ron Bultongez, a former ‘American Idol’ competitor, is currently facing multiple counts of sex with a minor in the state of Texas, according to TMZ.
The singer and one-time ‘Idol’ sensation was arrested in Grapevine, TX when he turned himself in on July 15, and according to the Tarrant County D.A.’s charging documents, Bultongez is charged with 4 counts of sexual penetration of a minor under the age of 17 on 4 occasions.
Prosecutors have said the alleged incidents occurred between December 2020 and February 2021.
Bultongez was released from custody a couple of days after his arrest … once he posted a $50,000 bond. We’re told he has not made his initial court appearance yet to face the charges.
Bultongez has made no comment, as of now.