Felicity Huffman is released on bail. The actress was Tuesday arrested for her alleged share in a large-scale fraud cases involving parents with their children inkochten at prestigious universities.
According to TMZ, the Desperate Housewives actress at six o’clock in the morning were arrested by seven armed FBI agents.
A source reports that Huffman knew that she suspected was in the case and may be held would be. They would have to give himself up if it got that far, but it was unexpected of the bed lifted.
Later in the day, a judge, a bail of $ 250,000 (221.537 euro) and Huffman released. They left together with her husband, actor William H. Macy, back home after her passport was returned.
It is striking that Macy is mentioned in the allegations, but the actor from Fargo and Shameless is not considered a suspect in the case. The authorities have no explanation for.
$ 15,000 for monitoring entrance exam daughter
The Hollywood couple would be $ 15,000 (over 13,000 euros) to have paid to someone to the entrance exam of their daughter to watch. If necessary, should wrong answers be improved. The money has been transferred under the guise of a donation. It is not yet clear when Huffman is required to report for the hearing of the case.
The 56-year-old Huffman is best known for her role as Lynette Scavo in the series Desperate Housewives. In 2006 she received an Oscar nomination for her role as a transgender woman in the road movie Transamerica.