May 19, 2012 |
Jon Jones, the Ultimate Fighting Championship's light-heavyweight champion, was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence early Saturday morning in New York, his agent confirmed. Jones last defended his belt in April, defeating former training partner and ex-UFC light-heavyweight champion Rashad Evans in Atlanta. UFC President Dana White said he was waiting for more details before releasing a statement on the matter. Jones is scheduled to next fight Temecula's Dan Henderson.
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.
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.
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.
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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.
May 7, 2012 |
Matthew Fox got a bit lost early Friday morning in Oregon, where the actor was reportedly headed for some fast food but wound up in jail. Fox was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence around 3:30 a.m. near Bend, the town where he lives with his family, according to TMZ. The outlet says Fox was traveling with an unidentified passenger seeking a late-night snack, but wound up in police custody. He was apparently released later on Friday, TMZ reported. While a rep for Fox did not immediately return a Ministry request for comment, this isn't the "Party of Five" star's first run-in with the law. In August 2011, on location in Ohio, Fox reportedly was detained by police.