In typical Marilyn Manson fashion, the rock star decided to post a photo of himself being “arrested” by the Bangor Police Department after a show with Rob Zombie.
The video is of course staged, just Manson being Manson. But, it allowed for the funniest explanation/post from the police department that I’ve ever seen!
In case you can’t read it, it says:
In the interest of saving us a whole lot of call-backs, Marilyn Manson was merely handcuffed and released immediately thereafter.
Officer Curtis Grenier, typically listening to only Enya, and a little bit of Oasis, was posted backstage during the Impact Music Festival. He did not recognize Mr. Manson without his stage makeup- our apologies.
Later, when approaching Rob Zombie, Officer Grenier was overheard saying, “I have never seen him in the Walking Dead, so I don’t know what the big deal is.”
Grenier has been spoken to and relieved of back-stage concert related duties for the foreseeable future. The Chief has determined that Grenier can work backstage during Lord of the Dance or anything related to Disney.
Keep your hands to yourself, leave other people’s things alone, and be kind to one another.
We will be here.
With the Beautiful People.
Big props to the Bangor PD for cutting up a little, and possibly even getting a bigger reaction than the king of shock himself.