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LAPD Launches ‘Felony Threat Investigation’ Into Charlie Sheen

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Jason LaVeris—Getty Images Actor Charlie Sheen attends the 24th annual Elton John AIDS Foundation's Oscar viewing party on Feb. 28, 2016 in West Hollywood, Calif.

Sheen's ex-fiancée previously accused him of assault, battery and false imprisonment

Actor Charlie Sheen is the subject of a felony threat investigation triggered by his ex-fiancée, Los Angeles police and the woman’s lawyer told NBC News on Wednesday.

Scottine Ross, a retired pornographic film star, has previously accused Sheen, 50, in a civil suit of assault, battery, intentional inflection of emotional distress, false imprisonment and negligence for failing to disclose that he was HIV-positive during their engagement, which ended in 2014.

David Ring, an attorney for Ross, 26, who performed under the name Brett Rossi, told NBC News that his client returned to Los Angeles police recently to seek a protective order against Sheen…

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