Emmy-Winning Producer Charged with Attempted Murder
Andre Salamén Bautista pleaded not guilty to the charges on Monday
Daytime Emmy winning producer, Andre Salamén Bautista has been charged with attempted murder and assault with a deadly weapon, PEOPLE can confirm.
The producer, who worked under the name Andre Bauth, pleaded not guilty on Monday.
Earlier this month, Bautista was accused of stabbing his roommate in their Studio City apartment. The report was filed on Sept. 8 and he turned himself in to the U.S. Embassy in Mexico City on Sept. 17.
The Emmy winner’s bail was set at $550,000 and he is due back in court for a bail motion hearing on Sept. 24.
The case is still under investigation. However, if Bautista is found guilty he faces a maximum of 13 years in a state prison.
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• Reporting by CHRISTINE PELISEK