Bucky Covington Denies Theft Charges
July 28, 2011 at 10:59 AM (PT)
Country artist BUCKY COVINGTON was recently accused by promoter, WILLIAM FULLER, of stealing money from IRON HORSE SALOON, near ORMOND BEACH, FL. The STATE ATTORNEYS OFFICE spokeswoman SHANNON PETERS confirmed the case was referred to their office on FRIDAY, JULY 22nd, and is currently under investigation.
BUCKY, his brother ROCKY COVINGTON, and ROCKY’s wife TERRA COVINGTON, are being accused of stealing $1,500 worth of proceeds from a JUNE 30th concert. FULLER had to go to the hospital, and left his employees to collect the money. According to THE DAYTONA BEACH NEWS-JOURNAL, BUCKY denies the reports.
BUCKY told the newspaper, “It's absolutely and completely false. The promoter didn't have his fingers together. He did not pay people. I didn't get paid.”
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