NCIS actress gets punched in the face by homeless man in HollywoodBy Mason White 8:49 AM November 18, 2015
By: Feng Qian
(Scroll down for video) A homeless man was arrested on a charge of assault after allegedly punching an NCIS actress in the face, police in California said.
The Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced
that 45-year-old David Merck, was arrested after attacking and threatening 46-year-old Pauley Perrette on Thursday.
He was charged with one felony count each of making a criminal threat and false imprisonment by violence. If convicted, Merck faces up to four years in prison.
Merck was booked at the Department 30 of the Foltz Criminal Justice Center, and his bail was set at $60,000.
According to the police investigation, Merck grabbed the actress, one of the stars on NCIS, punched her and threatened to kill her before running off.
He was arrested about an hour later.