All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘arrested’

The Katt Williams Downward Spiral Continues: Comedian Claims He Was Set Up

Katt Williams and friend Suge Knight were arrested last week for allegedly stealing a photographer’s camera. Each man was charged with robbery. The incident occurred outside of a studio in Beverly Hills, California on September 5th. As of now, there seem to be conflicting stories as to exactly what happened. Williams himself is working to clear the air, and the …

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Amanda Bynes Arrested On Suspected DUI Charge

Amanda Bynes is having run-ins with the law once again. According to authorities, Bynes was arrested on Sunday morning on the charge of driving under the influence of drugs after she failed a sobriety test. Bynes was reportedly taken into custody at approximately 4:10 a.m. by the California Highway Patrol after she simply stopped her vehicle in the middle of …

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Keyshia Cole Arrested For Suspected Battery

Keyshia Cole, the Grammy-nominated R&B singer, was arrested on Friday, September 19 on suspicion of battery. The altercation reportedly took place in the early morning hours in Los Angeles. According to People, Nuria Vanegas, a spokeswoman for the Los Angeles Police Department, confirmed that Cole was “arrested around 5 a.m. after someone initiated a private person’s arrest.” While no other …

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Farrah Franklin Arrested For Disorderly Conduct

Former Destiny’s Child member Farrah Franklin was arrested in South Carolina over the weekend. Franklin, who was a part of the group four five months before leaving in 2000, was arrested for disorderly conduct after a night of partying at Myrtle Beach on July 20. Farrah had been drinking with NFL players Daquan Bowers and Ricky Sapp. Upon returning to …

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Floyd Mayweather’s Attempted Murder And Kidnapping Arrest Is A Fake Report

News of Floyd Mayweather Jr.’s arrest on May 13 has begun making rounds on the Internet, and it’s all thanks to a satirical news site called Huzlers.com. According to a “Breaking News” item posted by Huzlers on May 14, the reigning Pound-for-Pound king in boxing was allegedly charged with attempted murder and kidnapping and was taken away by authorities from …

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George Lopez: Comedian Sees Humor In Arrest

Comedian George Lopez had a little too much fun on Thursday night for his own good. TMZ reports that the 52-year-old comedic actor was taken into custody for public drunkenness at the Caesars Windsor, a casino in Ontario, Canada. Security for the casino found Lopez napping on the casino bar’s floor and then called in the local law enforcement to …

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Irish Nanny Charged in Baby Death Requests Bail

New evidence in favor of an Irish nanny accused of murder may be a turning point in the case of a deceased Cambridge, Mass., baby girl. Aisling Brady McCarthy, 35, is facing charges in the death of 1-year-old Rehma Sabir, who allegedly succumbed to head injuries at the time of her supervision. McCarthy’s attorneys presented new substantial medical evidence on …

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Sister Megan Rice, A Nun Facing Life In Prison

Sister Megan Rice is an 83-year-old Catholic nun who will likely be spending the rest of her life in prison. Her and two other peace activists were protesting a nuclear power plant when they took it a little further than just holding signs. The three are accused of breaking into the Oak Ridge nuclear facility in Tennessee. According to the …

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Dorial Green-Beckham Released After Drug-Related Arrest

University of Missouri wide receiver Dorial Green-Beckham has been released from the Greene County Jail, Springfield, MO. According to the LA Times, police representative Anthony Cunis issued a brief statement with preliminary details about Green-Beckham’s arrest. Cunis stated that the two-time USA Today High School All-American was arrested on suspicion of possession, with the intent to distribute less than five grams …

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Mary Kay Letourneau Arrested Again in Washington

Infamous schoolteacher Mary Kay Letourneau is making headlines yet again for another run-in with the law. However, this time it has nothing to do with juveniles or rape charges. On Sunday, Jan. 5, it was reported that Letourneau was arrested and booked into the King County Jail in the state of Washington. According to CNN, Julie Murphy, a spokeswoman for King County Adult …

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Jenelle Evans Is Pregnant And In Jail

No surprise here…Jenelle Evans, from MTV’s Teen Mom 2, has been arrested again, making this her tenth arrest in only three years. The news of Evans’ arrest comes merely one week after she announced that she was pregnant with baby number two with her boyfriend Nathan Griffith. Apparently, Evans and Griffith were outside arguing loudly and a neighbor called the …

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Employee Arrested 62 Times For “Trespassing” At Work

Imagine working at a convenient store and being arrested for trespassing. Imagine for four years, you’re stopped 258 times by the police. Imagine being searched more than 100 times. Imagine being arrested and put in jail 56 times, with your highest criminal offense being possession of marijuana. This is all happening in Miami Gardens, Florida to a man named Earl …

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Josh Brolin Checked Into Rehab For Substance Abuse

Josh Brolin has certainly had some trouble throughout his career, and it was recently reported that he is heading to rehab. The 45-year-old actor, and son of James Brolin, has checked into rehab in northern California. The news of his entering rehab follows an incident in which he allegedly got into a fight in a bar, while drunk. On November …

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Suge Knight Arrested in Los Angeles

Former rap mogul and music executive, Marion “Suge” Knight was detained early Wednesday morning in Los Angeles on a misdemeanor traffic charge. A little after midnight, Knight was seen driving recklessly, swerving his vehicle between lanes on the highway when he was pulled over. LAPD also stated that the truck had no license plates or registration tags, according to TMZ. …

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Rapper DMX Arrested, Again, in South Carolina

It seems rapper DMX and authorities in South Carolina just don’t get along. The rapper was arrested again, this time in Greer, South Carolina, almost a month after his last arrest in the state. Late Tuesday night, DMX, whose real name is Earl Simmons, was arrested after the truck he was traveling in was pulled over for making an illegal …

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“Sandlot” Actor Arrested, Head-Butts Officer

Thomas Guiry, most notably known for playing Scotty Smalls in the 90’s kids baseball hit, The Sandlot, has just joined a long line of celebrities with mug shots. The New Jersey native was arrested this past weekend after an altercation at Bush Intercontinental Airport in Houston, Texas. Guiry was preparing to board a plane when a United Airlines employee decided …

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Amanda Bynes Arrested For Weed, Taken to Hospital

Former child actress and Nickelodeon star Amanda Bynes has been arrested on marijuana-related charges. According to an Associated Press report, Bynes was arrested in her Manhattan apartment on Thursday evening on charges of reckless endangerment, tampering with evidence, and possession of marijuana. The actress was reportedly smoking marijuana in the lobby of her building when the doorman called police. Bynes …

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Scout Willis Arrested for Open Container, Fake ID

Scout Willis, daughter of Demi Moore and Bruce Willis, was arrested in New York for drinking beer and giving police a fake ID. The 20-year-old was arrested at 6:30 PM in Manhattan’s Union Square and charged with two misdemeanors: criminal impersonation and a violation of an open container law. The arrest happened when an officer saw Willis drinking an 8 …

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Man Ties Up Girl To Play Video Games

The world is either getting more and more perverted and bizarre, or the internet and the 24 hour news cycle are bringing things to my attention that have been going on for years. This time the news comes out of Sarasota, Florida. Where a 27 year old man has been arrested for child abuse. Apparently the little girl who was …

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Zimmerman Charged With Second Degree Murder; Twitter Reacts

Florida state attorney Angela Corey announced at a press conference today that George Zimmerman has officially been charged with second-degree murder in the case of 17-year old Trayvon Martin. Zimmerman is expected to plead not guilty. “We simply wanted an arrest,” said Trayvon Martin’s mother, Sybrina Fulton. “We wanted nothing more, nothing less. We just wanted an arrest, and we …

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Amanda Bynes Arrested For Driving Drunk

Actress Amanda Bynes, who went from child star to gracing the silver screen in comedies like “What A Girl Wants” and “Easy A”, was arrested in L.A. this morning on suspicion of driving under the influence. Bynes was driving near Santa Monica Blvd. when she tried to pass a deputy and hit the rear of his car. After being pulled …

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“That 70’s Show” Actress Arrested On Felony Abuse Charge

Eric Foreman sure would have a lot to say about his longtime rival–and sister–being arrested. Lisa Robin Kelly, who played “Laurie Foreman” on Fox’s hit “That 70’s Show“, was arrested this weekend for spousal abuse against John Michas. The actress is denying the allegations against her, however, saying on her Facebook account that Michas is just trying to get her …

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Ryan Leaf: Former Chargers QB Arrested For Burglary

For the second time in just one week, Ryan Leaf has been arrested for burglary involving prescription pain killers. At one time a young QB with a bright future (he was selected just after Peyton Manning in the 1998 draft), Leaf seemed to begin his downward spiral last year after he underwent surgery to remove a benign tumor from his …

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Bobby Brown Drives Drunk, Arrested In L.A.

Mere weeks after the drowning death of his wife Whitney Houston–which the coroner says was contributed to by cocaine and heart disease–Bobby Brown has been arrested for driving under the influence. The incident occurred yesterday around lunchtime when police stopped Brown for talking on his cell phone while driving. Once they got closer to the star, however, it became clear …

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Student Arrested For Filming Buildings In London

You have to watch this video of a young Italian student who is harassed and subsequently arrested by London police that were claiming she was committing activity suspicious of being terrorist and riding a bicycle on the wrong side of the street. It is very obvious from the footage that the officer is merely seeking to belittle the student and …

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Russell Brand to Fight Felony Charges

We first reported that Russell Brand was taken in on two misdemeanor charges in connection with an incident in which Brand threw a paparazzo’s iPhone through a window. TMZ is now reporting Brand has been charged with a felony. In Louisiana, damage to property in excess of $500 dollars is considered a felony. Police are saying the damage caused by …

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Russell Brand Arrested and Released

Russel Brand turned himself in to the New Orleans Sheriff’s office yesterday afternoon, in response to the news that a warrant was out for his arrest. Brand was booked on two misdemeanor counts of simple damage to property, charges that carry a fine of $700. Brand paid a $5,000 bond and was sent on his merry way. The warrant stemmed …

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