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Lindsay Lohan's Assistant

Cops TWISTED My Words

11/8/2012 10:30 AM PST BY TMZ STAFF

Lindsay Lohan
's assistant is adamant ... he did NOT tell police Lindsay was driving at the time of her gnarly PCH accident this summer -- insisting cops are just making up stories to push criminal charges on the actress.

Gavin the assistant is telling friends, cops questioned him at the hospital where Lindsay was being treated post-accident -- but he neither confirmed nor denied whether Lindsay was driving the car.

Gavin's saying cops confronted him, saying they already knew Lindsay was driving because of the seat belt marks on her left shoulder -- indicating she was in the driver's seat -- and Gavin simply replied with a noncommittal "Okay."

Sources close to Gavin tell us, Gavin believes cops ran with his answer as an affirmative response ... and used it to convince the Santa Monica City Attorney to file a misdemeanor charge against Lindsay.

We're told Gavin's furious at cops for twisting his words, and now he doesn't want to cooperate with the investigation.

That said, he's willing to help Lindsay any way he can -- as if he hasn't done enough already.

The Santa Monica PD had no comment.


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Wow ...    

The assistant remains silent as to who was behind the wheel. Therefore, we can reach the conclusion Lindsay was in fact driving and lied to the police - again.

660 days ago

Squatting Thunder    

Check his bank account for any recent large deposits

660 days ago


Cops twisted his words BULL!!!!!! Lindsay is forcing him to say that and probably paying him off. If what he is saying is true then why didnt he come forward before. Its been 5 months since the accident. Regardless of what he is saying the police have other witnesses which include the driver of the 18 wheeler smashed into

660 days ago


This may be the dumbest story I have yet to read on TMZ. Gavin is afraid of losing his drug hook up but junkies usually always turn on eachother is the end.

"he neither confirmed nor denied whether Lindsay was driving the car." WTF does that mean. What is so hard about a simple question of who was driving? Its pretty simple Gavin if you were driving you say yes if not then you say no. Why wouldnt you confirm it?

Then he says "okay" when the cops say Lindsay was the driver. Why wouldnt he say "no officer I was driving not LIndsay" WTF man get these crack heads off the street. Whitney was right crack is whack.

660 days ago

Lindsay Lohan Fan Forever    

Interesting. We will see what Shawn can do.

660 days ago


Non-committal "okay"

hmm...don't know what to think.....seeing as how they could probably prove she lied anyway (from the many statements made from other witnesses) why would they have to stoop to such low tactics? If there were lots of witnesses that said she was driving, contrary to what LL said, wouldn't that be enough? Instead they worded the question in such a way that was only meant to bait him into getting the answer they wanted...again, I just don't understand why they would need to do this with all the witnesses they already had? Just so unnecessary...unless of course, Gavin is lying... which is entirely possible, given the type of company he keeps...

660 days ago


Gavin wishes he was that important.

No one gives a crap what he says and there's no way that the case rests on HIS testimony.

660 days ago

The Vadge    

'Hating on Lindsay is like barfing in a toilet that someone already took a dump in."

660 days ago

Jay W.     

Well... Looks like you can find good help these days.

660 days ago


doesnt matter the driver and other people saw her driving..she just tried to blame the most convient person "HER FRIEND"..
shows you what kind of person she is..would you agree Jill666,red cloud,NIC-HOLE?

660 days ago


I don't get how his words were twisted. The cops told they knew Lindsay was driving and he just said "Okay". Nothing was twisted. He admitted it was then and there. And it was posted many times that he said Lindsay was driving and not once did he try to defend her. Until now.

This is just damage control. Real lame ass way too late damage control.

660 days ago

Kris Jenner and Kim K = money hungry plastic sellouts.    

people saw that the assistant got out of the passengers and lindsay climed out that way too. People arent stupid Lindsay.

and what was in the pink bag?!?!?!?

660 days ago


Gee Gav, in the real world "Okay" implies an affirmative answer.

660 days ago

help this young woman    

So TMZ has been LYING or stretching the truth! This must be illegal. Throw Harvey in jail!

660 days ago


All he has to do is go in and say hey I was driving not her and that would solve it but he won't do that because he knows it would be a lie and he would be charged with lying.

660 days ago
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