The 32 -year-old swimmer had fabricated a narrative about a robbery at a gas station after a night out on the town with three other teammates.
Only, his debut on ABCs reached dance show didnt go as planned.
While the two men have every right to protest and lawfully express their concerns, they did violate the law withthe bold stunt they attempted during Ryan Lochtes DWTS debut.
According to US Weekly, Sam Sotoodeh and Barzeen Soroudi, the two protesters, have been charged by attorneys.
Both Sotoodeh and Soroudi were charged with twomisdemeanors entering a stage and interfering with a performance.