The Saturday, American IdolCecil Ray Baker was arrested in Rockdale, Texas, according to a report of the subsidiary ABC KXXV ABC 25.
The recently launched Season 19 contestant was charged with ‘home burglary’ – which is second-degree felony – after she allegedly broke into the home of her ex-girlfriend, Mariah Lopez, so that she wouldn’t let him in to see a child he believed to be hers.
While the 20-year-old Baker was also charged with punching his ex in the face with the heel of his palm, he was released later the same day from Milam County Jail, on bail of 15 000 dollars.
In the aforementioned ABC singing competition series, Baker reached the Top 24. However, he was eliminated from the show on April 11.