Kurt Busch Domestic Violence Case Investigation Underway
Stewart-Haas Racing driver Kurt Busch is currently practicing his car at Phoenix International Raceway.
“This is an allegation Stewart-Haas Racing takes very seriously, but we’re still gathering all of the facts and are not in a position to comment in greater detail,” said SHR spokesman Mike Arning.”
The Dover Police Department said the allegations were brought to the department’s attention on Wednesday. His ex-girlfriend, Patricia Driscoll, said the allegations involved an incident inside his motorhome at a race.
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Dover Police Department on Kurt Busch Domestic Violence Case
“The Dover Police Department can confirm that an investigation is being conducted based on an allegation of domestic assault that is alleged to have occurred in the City of Dover involving Mr. Busch. These allegations were brought to the Dover Police Department on Wednesday, November 5th at 2:00PM. At this time, the department is still investigating the victim’s claims and will not have any further comment on this matter in order to preserve the integrity of the case. The Dover Police Department will release further information as it becomes available. We appreciate the public’s and media’s patience in this matter and are confident that the department is taking the proper investigative steps to ensure the case is resolved appropriately.”
NASCAR Comments on Kurt Busch Domestic Violence Case
NASCAR issued its own statement saying, “NASCAR is aware of the investigation involving driver Kurt Busch. We recognize the seriousness of this matter and are actively gathering information from all parties, including law enforcement authorities and Stewart-Haas Racing. It would be inappropriate for NASCAR to comment further on this matter until we have more information.”
Armed Forces Foundation Comments on Kurt Busch Domestic Violence Case
“I want to, first and foremost, express the direct support from the Board of Directors of the Armed Forces Foundation to Ms. Driscoll,” said Pat LaFrieda, AFF Chairman of the Board, in a statement issued Friday. “For more than a decade, Patricia Driscoll has been a tireless worker and advocate for our nation’s service members, veterans, and military families. The Foundation will continue working to support service members, veterans, and military families and we ask that Ms. Driscoll’s privacy be respected.
Given the serious nature of the allegations, the Foundation has suspended its association with Mr. Busch.”
Kurt Busch Girlfriend Patricia Driscoll
Source: Dover Delaware Police Department