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Uncle of Bam Margera Held on Sex Charges

8/21/2006 1:11 PM PDT BY TMZ STAFF

Booking photo of Margera with inset pic of Bam Margera jokingly strangling uncleLAKEWOOD, Colo. (AP) -- Reality television's Vincent "Don Vito" Margera, uncle of "Viva La Bam" star Bam Margera, was held without bond Saturday on a charge of sexual assault on a child.

Margera, 50, was arrested Friday night after a skateboarding event at a Lakewood mall. He is accused of two incidents of sexual assault on a child, city spokeswoman Stacie Oulton said. She said the charges involved inappropriate touching.

The MTV show "Viva La Bam" focuses largely on Bam Margera playing practical jokes on his parents and uncle, whose dialogue is often unintelligible.

Vincent Margera came to Colorado to film promotional material for, which first reported his arrest. founder Drew Massey said Margera had finished his work before the arrest.

Bam Margera, a professional skateboarder, was not with his uncle on the trip.


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2964 days ago


figures he is a nasty a** fast bastard! he is always trying to catch a feel. when he was partyin in Mil-town he got kicked out of Montra lounge for harrassing the female club-goers.

2964 days ago


He looks like a degenerate, that fat ugly pig.

2964 days ago


Pedophile, pedophile, pedophile!

2964 days ago


He probably thought the child was food and tried to eat it....

2964 days ago


where'd he get the inspiration for that hairstyle from? a can of paint?

2964 days ago

Fourth Grade Mathmatician    


I bet they are hatteing this. He just screwed that whole deal. Dude you are f$$ked. Lay of uncle sticky fingers...

Please keep you hands to yourself Sir, I am only here to SKATE...


2964 days ago

Fourth Grade Mathmatician    

Held WITHOUT Bail....
Im no Harvey Levin, but that sounds like more than just a bad touch.
Whats up with that. I wonder what all the sorid details are..

His "favorite Nephew" gross., is gonna LOOOOSE BIG.
Your done DUDE, people like Tony hawk and the other affilates you had are walking away right now cool breeze. Hope you enjoyed it while it last. See ya, but I would not want to be youu...

2964 days ago

paris hiltons and nicole richies biggest fan*hayley*    

DON VITO!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! LOL HE IS FUNNY!!!

2964 days ago


This shouldn't surprise anyone. He's one of those fat asses who tries to grasp a feel and doesn't know or care to stop. He's a sick f***.

2964 days ago


"VIva La Bam" has been one of my favorite shows, for the past three years and big part of that was "Don Vito".

Is very unfortunate that this happen and I hope Vito gets help if this allegations are true.

Ya boy ALdo aka "Young Gun"

2964 days ago


HaHa, Looks like Vito got the last laugh, by screwing the little left in that Jackass Bam's carrear. Who the hell is he anyway? Now hopefully we can all forget about that loser family, whose skateboarding offspring, cant act, sing, or do anything funny except play childish pranks on his uncle, But that is the guys bloodline, So really that loser Bam is just making fun of how much of a loser he is going to be in a few years....Ha Ha JUSTICE IS SERVED!

2964 days ago


"The Fruit doesnt fall far from the tree...." Your gonna regret trashing your hummer when you are waiting tables at the Dennys "Bam"....Screw that whole ugly, untalented, non intelligent family....HA HA

2964 days ago

John Musco    

There's a bunch of suspicious things in this article and I for one don't believe the alligations. Unless, he kicked a kid in the nads - which could be considered child sexual assault.

Also, why would the people he was there to film also be the ones who decide to publish the story. I don't care what you say, it's bad publicity to come out and say "Hey we had an event and a kid ended up getting sexually assaulted, come let us tell you about it!"

Innocent until proven guilty.

2964 days ago


looks like someone needs to call jenny craig

2964 days ago
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