BGT finalist Leeroy Bailey not guilty of child cruelty
A Britain's Got Talent finalist accused of plying a teenage boy with alcohol has been found not guilty of cruelty.
Kombat Breakers dancer Leeroy Bailey, 35, from Foleshill, Coventry, had denied cruelty to a child by exposing him to alcohol in 2016.
He was acquitted by jurors at Warwick Crown Court on Wednesday.
Jurors had heard Mr Bailey invited the boy over to watch a film or play video games and supplied alcohol to him.
The court had heard Mr Bailey had accepted in a police interview that he had offered the boy alcohol "in the sense 'it's there, help yourself' but said he did not physically hand it over."
Mr Bailey's talent show troupe lost in the final of the ITV show in 2007.