Actor Christopher McDonald was arrested for drunk driving on Saturday night, in line with authorities.
California Freeway Patrol pulled over the Blissful Gilmore star just a little earlier than 9:30 p.m. native time and took him into custody at a Los Angeles jail, the San Bernardino Sheriff’s Workplace confirmed to PEOPLE.
He was charged with driving whereas intoxicated with a blood alcohol stage above the authorized restrict. He will likely be launched with out bail.
McDonald, 62, was allegedly driving his silver Porsche when he veered off the freeway and crashed right into a fuel meter, in line with TMZ. The location claimed he tried to sway cops by citing his work within the fashionable Adam Sandler film.
In response to the actor’s arrest, his spokesperson Andrew Freedman informed PEOPLE in a press release, “We’re wanting into this case because it seems that there’s quite a lot of misinformation swirling.”
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That is the Ballers actor’s second drunk driving incident. He was arrested in 2013 in Wilmington, N.C. for driving whereas intoxicated. A breathalyzer take a look at revealed on the time that he had a blood alcohol stage of zero.15.
In an interview with North Carolina’s Star Information on the time, McDonald mentioned he wasn’t driving on the time of the incident, however was within the car. “Drunk driving is nothing to do,” McDonald informed the outlet. “I do take this factor very severely, and I’m doing the entire proper steps proper now.”
It’s unclear if McDonald was finally charged within the 2013 DWI.