Bam Margera has apologized to Priscilla Presley for claiming she gifted her late ex-husband Elvis Presley’s ring and robe.
The Jackass star shocked his Instagram followers last week when he posted a selfie with Priscilla on Instagram, then claimed she gave him one of the music icon’s rings and robes.
Priscilla, 77, alleges that her 35-year-old son, Navarone Garibaldi, invited Bam to her home and Bam filmed her at home without her consent and posted photos of the visit with “false information,” Disputed his claims against TMZ.
The former skateboarder apologized for his allegations on Instagram on Tuesday, writing, “I want to apologize to @priscillapresley and Navarone Presley (sic) for my actions. Navarone gave me (his dad) the robe and ring that Phil gave me to be part of Phil’s Elvis..sorry.
Priscilla, who is grieving the death of her daughter Lisa Marie Presley, claimed in a statement that the robe did not belong to Elvis and that the ring was actually Bam’s own.
“Unbeknownst to us at the time, Bam chose to circulate photos with false information and storytelling,” she told TMZ. , my son and I don’t want to have any more contact with him.I consider him a dishonest and unstable person.I don’t know who he is and was filming at my house without my consent. I didn’t know.”
She continues: I have everything he ever touched. I will never disrespect Elvis, who was the love of my life. I have always protected it for my fans. Elvis belongs to you and I value my life with him too much to waste anything. “