Stan Lee’s former manager appears in court in elder abuse case
- by Archit-Jain
- May 27, 2019 18:06
keya morgan who was a formr busnisness manager to the late comic book legend stan lee is initially going to show up i the court in arizona on the charges of elderly abuse. Keya Morgan appeared in Maricopa County Superior Court on a charge of being a fugitive of justice.Court documents show Los Angeles police alerted authorities in the Phoenix suburb of Scottsdale that Morgan’s cellphone was being used in north Scottsdale.
Morgan, 43, was found in a house with his mother and arrested without incident Saturday morning, police said.Los Angeles County prosecutors say Morgan sought to capitalize on the Marvel Comic mastermind’s wealth and exert influence over Lee even though he had no authority to act on his behalf. Lee died last November at age 95.
Prosecutors say Morgan pocketed more than 262,000 dollars from autograph-signing sessions Lee did in May 2018.Lee’s daughter said in a request for a restraining order last year that Morgan was manipulating the mentally declining Lee, preventing him from seeing family and friends, and trying to take control of his money and business affairs.