I asked him to leave the house, but in response to the received blow.
Kevin Winter/Getty Images for PETAThe Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department is investigating a report that ex-Motley Crue drummer Tommy Lee was assaulted by his 21-year-old son Brandon, his child with his ex-wife, Pamela Anderson. Initial reports said that Brandon confronted his father over social media posts Tommy made about Pamela, after she brought up the 1998 incident where he assaulted her. Brandon confirmed to PEOPLE that the posts were a "flashpoint", but from there, it's a little muddy.
Pamela Anderson is weighing in on the altercation between her ex-husband, Tommy Lee, and their 21-year-old son, Brandon Lee, that has led to a criminal investigation. "Good job, Brandon! Wonderful son". Brandon, he says, then ran away from the police. Tommy Lee was taken to hospital for minor injuries, no arrests were made. "I'm devastated at the events of the last several days that have been a result of my father's alcoholism", he said.
On Tuesday, Tommy Lee claimed he had been attacked while in his bedroom with his fiancée, Vine star Brittany Furlan, 31. According to TMZ, Tommy shared a photo of a newly acquired bloody lip and claimed that Brandon, whom he shares with ex-wife Pamela Anderson, had hit him. The talk show host also invited Tommy to appear on television and air his side of what happened decades ago.
Tommy Lee has denied his family's claims that he struggling with alcoholism. Brandon was allegedly angered by Tommy's comment stating "she has nothing else going on & needs attention", which may have caused the fight.
She continued, "I have complete faith in Brandon and his team to resolve this unfortunate and sad situation regarding his father".
The rocker served six months in jail after pleading no contest to the charges, but was clearly still unhappy about his past misdemeanours being discussed on the programme.
'LMAAAO! I'm happier than I've been in my entire life, ' he Tweeted on Wednesday evening. He said, "You barely spoke to me while u were here".
A family source told TMZ that Brandon has been living with his dad part-time to help him overcome his issues with alcohol. "Just coverin ur ass!" "Lovely to hear from you, I'm not responsible for what Pamela told me about your marriage so I suggest you take it up with her".