Former American Idol star Douglas Kiker was recently arrested by the police. He is being charged with domestic assault.
American Idol Season 18 was one of the most memorable shows in 2020. Among all the contestants, Douglas Kiker won the hearts of many fans with his story. However, his life seems to have gone downhill after the exit from the singing series.
Real Reason Why American Idol Douglas Kiker Was Arrested
Douglas Kiker was arrested in charge of domestic violence.
The Alabama police department has arrested Kiker on Thursday. According to the police, Douglas was put in cuffs after a third-degree domestic violence and harassment case. Likewise, he is currently in Mobile County Metro Jail.
You may recognize Douglas Kiker as the American Idol‘s garbage man.
In 2020, Kiker appeared in season 18 of the show. He impressed the judges with his cover of “Bless the Broken Road” by Rascal Flatts. Similarly, he reached up to the Hollywood round of the show.
With no prior singing experience, Douglas had mesmerized everyone with his vocal range. In fact, he even made judge Katty Perry teary-eyed.
Details on Douglas’s Age and Wikipedia
Douglas Kiker’s age is 28 years old.
The former reality star is a native of Mobile, Alabama. Before his singing career from American Idol, he used to work by collecting garbage. This even gave him the nickname “Garbage Man”.
Douglas Kiker’s Wikipedia is absent for now.
But, he does have a Facebook bio with over 17k followers. Likewise, Kiker uploads via his Youtube channel Douglas Kiker. He mainly posts cover songs and his musical journey for his 57k subscribers.
His Instagram Profile Explored
You can find Douglas Kiker on Instagram as @douglaskiker.
He has amassed over 28.1k followers to date. Likewise, his IG mentions “just regular guy trying to make it who found love in music”.
Douglas Kiker’s wife is Valerie Cook. Similarly, the couple has two daughters together. His youngest daughter was recently born.
Till now, the full story on Kiker’s alleged arrests and crimes are not released. The police are trying to reach the roots of the case.