January 31, 2013 |
Randy Travis pleaded guilty to drunk driving Thursday and as a result will be avoiding jail time in a case that began last summer when he crashed his car and was found naked at the scene. The country singer was given a 180-day suspended jail sentence, must pay a $2,000 fine and spend two years on probation, according to the Associated Press. His probation order includes completing 100 hours of community service, spending a minimum of 30 days in an alcohol treatment facility and having an ignition interlock device present on any car he drives.
August 13, 2012 |
Police have reportedly confiscated convenience-store surveillance footage of singer Randy Travis, who allegedly walked naked into a Tiger Mart in north Texas on Tuesday night, demanded cigarettes and then left in frustration shortly before he was arrested on the side of the road on suspicion of DWI. After presenting a search warrant Friday, law enforcement took the entire video system, the store manager told TMZ , because nobody could figure...
December 21, 2012 |
Randy Travis said he didn't do it - the country star on Friday pleaded not guilty to a simple assault charge stemming from an August dust-up in a church parking lot. Travis, appearing in a Plano, Texas, courtroom, requested a jury trial in the matter. He was cited in late August after he allegedly got involved in an argument between his girlfriend and her estranged husband. A court date's been set for March 11. Travis' attorney, Larry Friedman, tells the story a little differently than it appeared in media reports at the time.
August 8, 2012 |
Randy Travis was arrested Tuesday night on suspicion of driving while intoxicated on the streets of Texas, under “The Honky Tonk Moon.” (We couldn't resist.) The country singer, 53, crashed his car just before midnight, TMZ reported, and was booked on a “retaliation and obstruction charge" after refusing a Breathalyzer test. He was “buck naked,” according to the website's sources, and beyond a couple cuts and bruises, uninjured. This isn't his first alcohol-related mishap.
August 24, 2012 |
Randy Travis has tangled with the law yet again - in a way that certainly seems less dramatic than his previous run-ins. After allegedly getting involved in a dispute between an estranged husband and wife, Travis was cited Thursday night for Class C simple assault, Plano police spokesman David Tilley told the Dallas Morning News . The offense was described to People as "similar to a traffic ticket. " The woman involved was Travis' fiancee, the country star's lawyer told TMZ , while Tilley told other sources she was Travis' girlfriend.
August 9, 2012 |
The 911 caller didn't know he was describing Randy Travis. “I just found a guy lying in the road,” he told a dispatcher just after 11 p.m. Tuesday, adding that the country singer was crumpled on a highway 60 miles north of Dallas. “I'm kinda spooked out," the caller said. When authorities arrived, the scene grew stranger: 53-year-old Travis was naked, bruised, reeking of alcohol. He'd apparently run his Pontiac Trans Am off the road and into construction barricades, scattering the cones.