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Chris Kattan has been officially charged with driving under the influence of drugs following his arrest on February 10, with the maximum penalty for the first offense of DUI being six months in jail and a $1,000 fine, plus penalty assessments.
Earlier this month, Kattan, 43, reportedly crashed his car into a Department of Transportation maintenance truck on the 101 Freeway that was parked on the shoulder for maintenance work around 2 a.m., CBS Los Angeles reports.
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The California Highway Patrol report also said that a woman had apparently called 911 to report that the comedian's Mercedes was "weaving all over the roadway at slow speeds."
Kattan was reportedly not injured in the crash, and was able to exit his car.
According to the Chp, he appeared to be impaired and was then taken into custody for driving under the influence and booked at Van Nuys Jail.
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- Darren Franich
“Saturday Night Live” alum Chris Kattan was arrested for driving under the influence early Monday morning, a California Highway Patrol spokesman told TheWrap. The 43-year-old actor, most famous for his role alongside Will Ferrell in “A Night at the Roxbury,” was arrested at 2:22 a.m. after his Mercedes collided with a Department of Transportation vehicle on the 101 Freeway near Van Nuys where a crew was busy working on guard rail repair.
Kattan was not, however, under the influence of alcohol, as authorities believe he was under the influence of prescription drugs. »
- Greg Gilman
Authorities say former Saturday Night Live star Chris Kattan has been arrested on suspicion of drunken driving after his Mercedes struck a Department of Transportation vehicle on a Southern California freeway. The California Highway Patrol says the Mercedes was seen weaving in and out of lanes shortly before 2 a.m. Monday on the 101 Freeway in Los Angeles. The Chp says Kattan drove into a Dot vehicle that belonged to a crew conducting maintenance on a guardrail. No injuries are reported. Kattan, 43, was jailed on suspicion of DUI. Kattan, who was on SNL from 1996 to 2003, was best known for the character Mango. »
- Associated Press
Say it ain’t so, Mango! The former ‘Saturday Night Live’ star got himself into trouble on Feb. 10 in California, striking a vehicle and then admitting to police officers that he was driving under the influence of prescription meds.
Chris Kattan Arrested For DUI
Chris, who gave life to popular Saturday Night Live characters like Mr. Peepers and Doug Butabi from A Night at the Roxbury, was pulled over and arrested after he was caught on the 101 Freeway in the San Fernando Valley “weaving all over the roadway at slow speeds.” He also reportedly crossed into an area that was coned off and struck a Dept. of Transportation vehicle from behind.
Chris Kattan DUI Arrest
After being pulled over, Chris admitted »
- Andrew Gruttadaro
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