Transsexual prostitute arrested in Eddie Murphy's car May 2, Web posted at: p. Murphy, 36, star of the "Beverly Hills Cop" movies and the recent hit remake of "The Nutty Professor," was not arrested or charged.
The spokesman quoted Murphy as saying, "I did nothing wrong. His spokesman told CNN Murphy had trouble sleeping Thursday night, felt restless and decided to drive to a newsstand.
A sheriff's department spokesman said deputies determined no illegal activity had occurred, but they arrested Atisone Seuli, 20, on an outstanding warrant for prostitution. At that time, the individual asked Murphy for a ride, and he agreed, the spokesman said.
A spokesman for the actor maintained Murphy was just being a "good Samaritan" by offering the transsexual a ride. I was trying to be a good Samaritan and this is what happens.
Sheriff's deputies pulled over Murphy's Land Cruiser at a. The judge sentenced Seuli to 90 days in a Los Angeles County jail for violating probation, and ordered him to fulfill the conditions of his original probation. The star stopped his vehicle to see if the person was all right. After leaving the newsstand, Murphy spotted someone who appeared to be "having a problem," the spokesman said.