John Stamos Arrested For DUI, Tweets Out His Gratitude for Love And Support of Fans

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John Stamos of Full House fame

John Stamos busted for driving under the influence http://t.co/c29EH8bkJ4 pic.twitter.com/isuKwWnI5e

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">was arrested for driving under the influence in Beverly Hills on Friday night.

The Beverly Hills police have confirmed that John Stamos was stopped around 7:45 p.m. local time at Beverly Drive and South Santa Monica Boulevard after mutliple residents reported an erratic driver in the area.

The 51-year-old actor was the sole occupant of the vehicle when police pulled him over. He identified himself as John Stamos and was taken to a local hospital after the police officers wondered whether he was suffering from an undisclosed medical condition.

Instead, the hospital confirmed that John Stamos was intoxicated. He was arrested and given a citation for DUI and was released into the care of the hospital for further treatment.

A court date is set for Sept. 11.

John Stamos is best known — and beloved — for his role as Uncle Jesse on Full House, a part he’ll reprise in the much-anticipated Netflix series, Fuller House.

John Stamos took to Twitter Saturday to thank fans for their love and support.

Stamos is also set to play the lead on the Fox comedy Grandfathered, set to debut this fall.

Pam Wright