The Drake & Josh star had been reported “lacking and endangered” on Wednesday.
Drake Bell is alive and properly and making jokes.
“You allow your cellphone within the automotive and do not reply for the night time and this? 😂,” the musician and former Nickelodeon star tweeted on Thursday afternoon.
The Drake & Josh star, whose authorized title is Jared Drake Bell, had final been noticed across the Mainland Excessive College space round 9 p.m. native time on Wednesday.
The DBPD’s official social media web page posted about Bell’s disappearance on Wednesday night time earlier than updating the submit with info that the actor had been situated: “At the moment, we are able to affirm legislation enforcement officers are involved and Mr. Bell is protected.”
In 2021, Bell was sentenced to 2 years probation after pleading responsible in a case involving youngster endangerment and disseminating dangerous materials to minors. He addressed the matter on Instagram on the time.
“I need to clarify that there have been no sexual photos, nothing bodily between me and this particular person. I used to be not charged with something bodily. I used to be not charged with disseminating of pictures or photos or something like that,” he wrote. “That is strictly over textual content messages. And once I was introduced with a plea deal, due to the messages, I felt that it was one of the best ways to get this over shortly, and for everybody concerned to have the ability to transfer on, and for me to get again to doing what I like, and that is making music for you.”
Nonetheless, Bell’s accuser, who alleged that he despatched specific pictures to her when she was 15 years outdated, launched an announcement at his sentencing hearing, saying, “He was calculating. He preyed on me and sexually abused me,” then added, “he’s a monster and a hazard to kids.”
Bell beforehand denied abuse allegations from ex-girlfriend Melissa Lingafelt, who additionally goes by the stage title Jimi Ono.
Bell starred with Josh Peck on Drake & Josh from 2004-2007.
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