Red Dirt singer Stoney LaRue arrested for domestic violence

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Well now this isn’t going to win many fans.

Well-known Red Dirt singer Stoney Larue was arrested Monday morning after his girlfriend of three years accused him of pushing her down some stairs.

According to an, police were called to an apartment on Robinson Avenue in Oklahoma City for a domestic disturbance. LaRue’s girlfriend told police that the singer, real name Stoney LaRue Phillips, was out drinking all night before finally coming home at 4 a.m. As the girlfriend got ready for work at around 6 a.m., her blow dryer woke the sleeping LaRue up, which started an argument.

Stoney Larue mugshotAccording to the arrest affidavit, Stoney ended up throwing the woman’s “makeup bag, curling iron and other items down the stairs” before the girlfriend says he pushed her down the stairs as she was bent over trying to retrieve her items. Police said the victim had scrapes and scratches on her left leg and knee, and also her back.

LaRue was arrested for domestic violence and bonded out later that morning.

Ugh. Just ugh.