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Tool’s Danny Carey Due In Court Over December 2021 Misdemeanor Assault Charge


Tool drummer Danny Carey is due in court in Kansas City, MO next week. The acclaimed percussionist is due to appear for a hearing on the misdemeanor assault charge he netted after an ugly physical altercation with an individual at an Airport in the aforementioned city back in December of 2021.

Carey, was alleged to have used a homophobic slur amid the altercation, per a report on the incident handed down by the Kansas City Airport Police. Carey‘s arrest made headlines and  was captured on film. The other individual in the altercation was not taken into custody. report that Carey‘s next hearing on that charge will take place on Thursday, December 15th.

Carey had been in town for a Missouri Tigers and Kansas Jayhawks NCAA game, which he performed live at, prior to the altercation.

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