Authorities are looking for embattled “Jackass” star Bam Magra following his latest rehab, according to a report from Delray Beach Police.
Florida rehab managers reported the professional skateboarder missing Monday after the star allegedly expressed dissatisfaction with the venue’s services and “restrictions,” according to TMZ.
The 42-year-old has completed nearly a year of treatment for his high-profile substance abuse problem — and friends and family are reportedly working to get him back to the Sunshine State facility.
Meanwhile, Margera’s latest social media post on Instagram featured a hopeful photo caption: “MMA fighter, chiropractor and ten-year sober Dominick, is my new AA sponsor. 🤘💜# f – KYeah.”
The police report states that Margera told the rehab manager that he planned to check himself in at another rehab facility in Florida before leaving in a black sedan.
According to the manager, Bam was there on a court order – so rehab staff were concerned that he appeared to have left without authorization. However, they also stressed that he did not appear to be a danger to himself or others.
TMZ reports that local police have been searching for Margera for two days, to no avail. However, sources close to the “impulse” stunt performer told the outlet he is now living in a sober living facility following an altercation with his wife Nicole Boyd, who applied for custody of their now 4-year-old son, Phoenix. City, September 2021 – but no divorce was requested.
The Post has reached out to the star’s representatives for comment.
Margera claims he was fired from Donkey 4 in February 2021 — days after it was announced he was seeking treatment for mental health issues — in breach of his contractual agreement because Adderall tested positive, claiming the team ” Very clear” he has had this drug for a decade for attention deficit disorder.
The agreement, which he signed without a lawyer, requires Margera to undergo multiple regular and irregular daily drug tests and take prescription drugs. If he doesn’t comply, he will be removed from the cast.
He filed a lawsuit in August 2021, alleging he was forced to sign a “health agreement” during his recovery in 2019 in order to star in the 2022 film “Ass Forever.”
“Paramount’s inhumane treatment of Magra will not be tolerated,” he wrote in the lawsuit. “Margera was forced to endure psychological torture in the form of a sham health agreement, and was then ultimately terminated in protected class status due to his mental condition and his complaints about the defendant’s discriminatory conduct against him.”
In April, Margera settled his bitter wrongful dismissal lawsuit against Johnny Knoxville and the “Jackass” team. Margera, who filed court papers to dismiss the case, reportedly negotiated a private settlement with producers Knoxville, Spike Jonze and Jeffrey Tremaine, as well as Paramount Pictures, MTV, Dickhouse Entertainment and Gorilla Flicks.
Meanwhile, Margera broke his wrist and elbow in a skateboarding accident at the Hobbit Skate Park in Delray Beach — TMZ reports that he blamed rehab staff for not scheduling his physical Treatment appointment.