The 24-year-old Belgium striker did not to appear at Tuesday's court hearing and is also not required to show up at court to deliver the payment, which is due by Dec. 18. The arrest was made on July 2 at about 8 p.m. local time after police responded to noise complaints at the Beverly Hills home that Lukaku, who at the time was negotiating a deal to join United from Premier League rivals Everton, was staying in.
Romelu Lukaku avoids prospect of jail by paying £340 fine to LAPD for noise complaints over loud parties https://t.co/Fx1X6k5OaK— Telegraph Football (@TeleFootball) November 21, 2017
At the time of the incident, Lukaku received a misdemeanor citation for "excessive noise" after officers responded to five other noise complaints from the same location, which had resulted in verbal warnings. Lukaku was given the citation at the scene and was not physically arrested, the police said.
Romelu Lukaku has been fined £340 by the Beverly Hills Police Department over noise complaints... which he can earn in 38 minutes and 11 seconds ? pic.twitter.com/Ms1XKkJt0i— SportsJOE (@SportsJOE_UK) November 21, 2017