F1 legend Jenson Button’s model ex-wife arrested in drug bust as cops raid hotel ‘after MDMA package addressed to her’
F1 CHAMP Jenson Button’s model ex-wife has been arrested in Japan of suspicion of drug offences.
Jessica Michibata was detained after a customs officer found MDMA hidden in a package that was sent to her.
GettyJessica Michibata and Jenson Button were together from 2008 to 2015[/caption]
Investigators from Tokyo’s Metropolitan Police Department raided a hotel, which was on the package’s shipping address.
And they arrested two people, Michibata and a pal.
She denies the allegations.
Michibata is currently living in the United States but was born in Japan.
In a statement, her modeling agency Revive said: “We apologise to everyone for any concern the reports of Jessica Michibata, which belongs to our company, have caused
“We are currently unable to contact Michibata directly and we are collecting information to confirm the facts.
“Since the incident is under investigation by the police, we will refrain from disclosing any further details.”
F1 champ Button – who won the title in 2009 – was in a long term relationship Jessica from 2008 to 2015.
They got married in December 2014 – but separated on good terms in 2015.