By Jen Heger – Radar Legal Editor
The criminal complaint against O’Neal states: “A Felony, was committed by REDMOND JAMES ONEAL, who did unlawfully own, possess, purchase, receive, and have custody and control of a firearm, to wit, handgun, the said defendant having theretofore been duly and legally convicted of a felony or felonies.”
Redmond was also charged with possession of a controlled substance, heroin. O’Neal is expected to be arraigned this afternoon at the LAX Airport Courthouse.
Redmond’s legal ace attorney, Richard Pintal is expected to ask Judge Keith Schwartz to release Redmond on bail to a residential rehab facility. Redmond is currently being held without bail.
As a convicted felon, under California law, Redmond isn’t allow to own a gun.