In 1989, simply three years after Diff’lease Strokes ended, Todd was accused of capturing a drug supplier eight occasions. That very same yr, he was acquitted and testified that he didn’t bear in mind who shot the identified drug supplier in query, however knew that he did not do it.
“It occurred so quick,” he testified in court docket, of the capturing, and admitted to being on medicine on the time. “There was a flash and bam, I used to be out. I do not bear in mind anything till I got here to exterior the home.”
And in a 2013 interview with Katie Couric, he defined how being molested as a baby and never being believed by his father led him to medicine to numb the ache. It wasn’t till a rehab stint in 1993 that he realized he wanted to alter. And, after that, he was capable of get his life again. On the time, he advised Katie he loves his life. And as a baby star who went down such a darkish path, it may have gone very in another way.