Johnny Depp's daughter defends him after abuse allegations
NEW YORK - Johnny Depp's 17-year-old daughter has defended him after his wife raised allegations of domestic abuse.
In an Instagram post Sunday, Lily-Rose Depp calls her father "the sweetest most loving person I know." She didn't specifically reference the allegations but says Depp has "been nothing but a wonderful father to my little brother and I, and everyone who knows him would say the same."
Depp's wife, Amber Heard, is divorcing him. On Friday, she said in a Los Angeles court that Depp had been physically and emotionally abusive throughout "the entirety of our relationship." She appeared with a bruise on her right cheek.
A judge barred Depp from contacting Heard until a June 17 hearing.
Lily-Rose Depp is an actress and model. Her mother is Vanessa Paradis, Johnny Depp's former partner.
Desktop NewsClick to open Continuous News in a sidebar that updates in real-time.
Central Intermediate school is getting a new playground
Mayor, DA discuss fewer people being killed in East Baton Rouge Parish...
Veterinarians cautioning dog owners about respiratory illness seen across US
District Attorney talks crime, overdoses and juvenile detention center crisis at Press...
INVESTIGATIVE UNIT: Only 3 deputies assigned to work security at event where...