Karl Logan, Manowar’s guitarist was arrested under pedophile accusations

Shock in the world of heavy metal has sparked the news that Manowar guitarist Karl Logan was arrested for possession of child pornography.

The news shocked the fans of the band. According to an announcement by the Mecklenburg Sheriff’s office, the 53-year-old guitarist is accused of being in possession of child pornography material. A spokesman for the sheriff’s office said a warrant was issued in August to capture the guitarist and was detained in the local jail. The guarantee for the release of Logan was set at $ 350,000.

When the news became known, Manowar, through their official  facebook page, said: “As to Karl Logan‘s arrest and charges, as he and his lawyers deal with this issue, he will NOT play with the band. The next tour and the new album will not be affected. “