In shocking news this morning, Gigolos fame actor Ash Armand has been arrested on charges of murder. Born Akshaya Kubiak, the 38-year-old actor has been accused of murdering his ‘girlfriend’ while under the influence of narcotics.
In a press release, The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department said they received a 911 call on Thursday at approximately 10:23 a.m. from Armand after his girlfriend was unresponsive in their home. On reaching the residence, the officers found the woman deceased and showing signs of trauma. Ash Armand was arrested on the spot. Detectives are investigating the incident.
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Detectives learned that the woman and Armand were ‘friends.’ As per the release, they believe that Armand “was under the influence of narcotics and beat the victim to death.”
Ash was arrested for one count of Open Murder. He has currently been transported to the Clark County Detention Center where is he is being held without bail. The woman will be identified by the coroner after the family has been notified, the press release states.
Talking about Ash Armand, the actor appeared in the third season of Showtimes’ Gigolos. The series is focused on the lives of male escorts in Las Vegas. It follows the men, all employees of the same escort agency, through their daily lives and interactions with each other. The series premiered in 2011 and its final episode aired in 2016.