December 19, 2012 |
Hold on, Mr. Donaldson! Veteran newsman Sam Donaldson was arrested on suspicion of DUI early this month, according to a Delaware radio station. Donaldson, 78, was pulled over Dec. 1, a Saturday, after driving onto the shoulder in Lewes, Del., police told Delaware 105.9 on Wednesday. The ABC stalwart and current contributor failed a field sobriety test and was charged and "released to an adult pending his appearance in court," TMZ said . Donaldson was reportedly cooperative as it all went down.
January 23, 2013 |
Dallas Cowboys defensive lineman Jay Ratliff was arrested on suspicion of intoxicated driving in Grapevine, Texas, on Monday night. Ratliff's pickup truck collided with an 18-wheeler and Ratliff did not even realize he had caused a wreck when officers questioned him at the crash scene, according to Grapevine police. No one was injured in the accident. "He had no idea how the crash occurred; and so I would just leave it at that," Senior Police Officer Sam Shemwell said. Ratliff refused sobriety tests at the scene and was arrested.
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October 17, 2013 |
The husband of Montebello Mayor Christina Cortez was taken into custody Thursday on suspicion of selling methamphetamine, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department. Ruben Guerrero, 44, was booked at the Sheriff's East Los Angeles Station on suspicion of selling methamphetamine and narcotics near a school. His bail is set at $60,000. Authorities said they took Guerrero into custody as he was leaving his home at 6 a.m. in the 1500 block of Los Angeles Avenue. Authorities then served a search warrant at his home, which he owns with Cortez, according to property records.
November 9, 2012 |
Lakers forward Devin Ebanks was arrested on suspicion of misdemeanor DUI in Los Angeles early Friday morning, according to law enforcement sources and booking records. Ebanks, 23, was pulled over at 2:49 a.m. in the Hollywood area by California Highway Patrol officers and booked at 3:44 a.m. Ebanks was released later Friday morning after posting $5,000 bail. A post on his Twitter account Thursday afternoon encouraged his followers to celebrate a woman's birthday Thursday night at Roxbury night club near Hollywood.
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May 23, 2013 |
A state hospital police officers has been arrested by South Gate police on suspicion of molesting a 14-year-old girl, police said. Mario Estrada, 41, was taken into custody Tuesday after an investigation by the South Gate police found he had an "inappropriate relationship and illegal physical contact" with the girl, Police Capt. Darren Arakawa said. Arakawa said Estrada began molesting the girl earlier this year. Estrada is a police officer for the California Department of State Hospitals assigned to the Metropolitan State Hospital in Norwalk.
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January 11, 2014 |
Former pop singing star David Cassidy was arrested near LAX on Friday night on suspicion of drunk driving, the California Highway Patrol said Saturday. Cassidy, now 63 and a resident of Fort Lauderdale, Fla., was driving a rental car shortly after 9 p.m. when he left the southbound 405 Freeway at La Tijera Boulevard and made an illegal right turn against a red light, the CHP said. A CHP patrol unit in the area followed the car and stopped it on Airport Boulevard near LAX. The officer reported noticing the smell of alcohol in the car and Cassidy subsequently was arrested and spent the night in jail. He was released Saturday morning on $15,000 bail and is scheduled to appear in court Feb. 5, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Inmate Information Center.