Jenson Button’s ex-wife arrested in medicine raid

Jenson Button‘s ex-wife, mannequin Jessica Michibata, has been arrested in Japan after police intercepted a medication bundle addressed to her.

The 38-year-old mom of 1 lives within the USA, however was born in Japan and was staying at a lodge in Tokyo. There, the Metropolitan Police Division have detained her after customs officers allegedly discovered MDMA inside a parcel addressed to her when it arrived from abroad.

Stories in ‘The Japan Instances’ recommend she was staying on the Tokyo lodge with an ‘acquaintance’. Little else is understood in regards to the incident but, though Michibata‘s modelling company have launched a short assertion.

“We apologise to everybody for any concern the studies of Jessica Michibata, which belongs to our firm, have prompted,” reads the Revive assertion.

“We’re at the moment unable to contact Michibata instantly and we’re amassing data to verify the details.

“Because the incident is underneath investigation by the police, we are going to chorus from disclosing any additional particulars.”

When did Michibata and Jenson Button break up up?

Michibata and Button have been collectively from 2008 to 2015 and have been married in late 2014 earlier than separating the next yr on good phrases.

F1 legend Button raced within the sport from 2000 to 2017, profitable the championship in 2009. He received a complete of 15 races and secured 50 podiums.