Soap Star Charged With Assault

WEST HOLLYWOOD — Crystal Hunt, 30, an actress who has appeared on “One Life to Live” and “Guiding Light,” has been charged for allegedly assaulting a woman following an altercation at
Pearl’s Liquor Bar on Wednesday, February 5.


The complaint included a special allegation that Hunt hurled a glass at the woman on December 13, 2013; hence, the defendant is charged with one count of felony assault with a deadly weapon. According to the prosecution, the victim suffered facial lacerations due to the assault.


Hunt who was born in Florida, become famous for her roles as Lizzie Spalding in “Guiding Light” from 2003 to 2005 and Stacy Morasco on “One Life to Live” from 2009 to 2012.


Hunt was arraigned and pleaded not guilty; she was freed after posting a bail of $30,000, and is due back in court on Monday, February 24 at the Los Angeles County Superior Court. If convicted, Hunt faces five years in state prison. The case is currently under investigation by the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department, West Hollywood Station.


Canyon News contacted the Los Angeles District Attorney’s Office, but they were unable to comment, due to the ongoing nature of the case. For more information on the case, contact Ricardo Santiago, Public Information Officer, by phone 213-974-3525 or by email