Fualaau, 38, was driving erratically on the freeway round 4 a.m. on Saturday, September 11, and abruptly switched lanes. He nearly “struck a patrol automotive” within the course of, Washington State Patrol spokesman Sergeant Darren Wright tells In Contact.
He was taken into custody on the Snohomish County Jail after he failed the sector sobriety assessments and the breathalyzer, Wright confirmed to In Contact. Fualaau was launched from custody in the future after the incident on Sunday, September 12. TMZ was the primary to report information of his arrest.
Fualaau’s title has been tied to Letourneau since 1996, when it was revealed the trainer and pupil have been concerned in a sexual relationship. She was 34, married and had 4 youngsters when she started the affair along with her sixth grade pupil. Fualaau was both 12 or 13 on the time.
After securing a plea deal in 1997, she was sentenced to a few months in jail, however shortly after her first launch, Letourneau was present in a automotive having intercourse with Fualaau. This led a decide to revoke her earlier plea settlement and she or he was ordered to serve seven years in jail on little one rape expenses.
That very same yr, Letourneau additionally gave delivery to her and 14-year-old Fualaau’s first little one, daughter Audrey. Their second daughter, Georgia, was born whereas Letourneau was in jail.
After she was launched from behind bars in August 2004, Letourneau and Fualaau obtained married in Could 2005. Though they remained collectively for 12 years, they went on to separate in 2017 and their divorce was finalized in 2019.
Letourneau later died at the age of 58 in July 2020 after battling colon most cancers for 9 months.
“I might rely in between these pauses [of breath] and it’s simply the longest rely that I had,” Fualaau mentioned whereas recalling her remaining moments throughout an episode of The Dr. Oz Show, which aired in September 2020, revealing he stayed by her aspect. “And I had turned off her respiratory machine simply to listen to if she was respiratory, simply actually gentle. And at that second, I needed to inform the children that they [needed] to name the remainder of the siblings to return and say their goodbyes. That that is it.”