Will Packer Says That The LAPD Was Prepared To Arrest Will Smith, But Chris Rock Declined To Pursue Charges

will packerProducer of the Year OscarSaid in an interview with ABC News ‘ good Morning America that the Los Angeles Police Department came to his office on Sunday evening and spoke to him Chris Rock Regarding filing of charges against Will Smith,

“They were saying, ‘It’s the battery.’ That’s the word he used in that moment,” Packer told TJ Holmes. “They said, ‘We’ll go get him. We are ready. We’ll go pick him up now. You can press charges. We can arrest him. They were working out options. And when they were talking, Chris was there, he was pretty much dismissive of those options.

world news tonight A clip from Packer’s interview, ready to air GMA Friday morning.

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