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IN Celebrities ON 27 Aug, 2015
When action from movies turns as real-life incidents!
These were few celebrities who have been acting in films and may be arrested a number of times in their movies. But once upon a time they were arrested in real life too. The celebrities who have been very popular among the people but, unfortunately, they were behind bars in real life, leaving their fame with a dark spot. It takes years to gain a fame but it takes one arrest to lose its essence from their fame. Here are few most renowned people across the world who had to face the worst crime charges ever.
Ozzy Osbourne was not just arrested once but was arrested twice for the same reason in two different cities. In 1982, while he was drunk, urinated on a cenotaph in the city of San Antonio which was erected in the honor of people who died at the Alamo in Texas. This did not just led to his arrest, but He was also banned in the city of San Antonio for about ten years. In 1984, he was arrested in the city of Memphis, Tennessee again for public intoxication.
Christian made his way to jail frequently for various reasons. In 1989, He was sentenced to 10 days in jail for drunk driving and assault. In 1994, carrying a gun illegally when boarding a commercial plane made his way to jail for the 2nd time. So coming to the 3rd reason, in 1997 he assaulted his then-girlfriend, a police officer in the influence of drugs and alcohol and, this time, he was in jail for around three months. And the last arrest was in 2005 in New York when he was involved in a sexual assault of women.
In 2003, Kobe Bryan checked into the hotel, "The Lodge and Spa" at Cordillera in Eagle County as he was undergoing knee surgery the very next. But soon a 19-year-old employee logged a complaint complaining her rape. Bryant admitted an adulterous sexual encounter with his accuser but denied her sexual assault allegation. The case was eventually dropped, and Bryant settled a separate civil suit with the same girl out of court.
If you were looking for coke in Kalamazoo, Michigan, in the mid-70s, you might have known Tim Allen as your drug dealer. On October 2, 1978, Tim Allen was arrested in the Kalamazoo-Battle Creek International Airport for possession of over 650 grams (1.4 lb) of cocaine. He was nearly into life sentence but was reduced to 3-7 years in exchange of names of other drug dealers. He was paroled on June 12, 1981, after serving 2 years and 4 months.
Mike Tyson was arrested 38 times, a few of them included drugs, drink and drive, and the most know case included rape of a girl.
Charlie always entered the doors of a jail for regular drug abuse. Even he threatened his own wife in bed with a knife when he was in drug influence. Sheen was charged with felony menacing, as well as third-degree assault and criminal mischief.
Mickey has been most known for his movies among people. Apart from being recognised by common people, he was even recognised by police officers when he was arrested in 1994. Twice he has been charged by police. Once for physically abusing his own wife and for the second time when he was caught in a drink and drive case.
27 June 1995 didn't seem a good day for Grant. He was arrested in Los Angeles, California, for engaging in oral intercourse in a public place with Hollywood prostitute Divine Brown.
Robert Downey is someone who has been known among public for his drug abuse. He was eight years old when he was addicted to drugs. It was kind of hereditary which was passed from his father. Downey was arrested for several times in possession of heroin, cocaine and an unloaded 357 Magnum handgun.
When Will Smith was involved in a group assault over an argument he almost brought the other person to a blind state at the age of 20. The incident recklessly risking the other person's life in danger.
In December of 1999, Jay-Z, who is normally viewed as a pretty mellow kind of dude apart from that elevator incident, was charged with stabbing record executive Lance Riviera. Allegedly this happened because Jay-Z blamed Riviera for bootlegging Vol 3.
Racial abuse, attempted murder and many other crimes always landed Mark into jail. He was indulged in the racial abuse of African Americans. At the age of 13 he was into constant trouble with Boston police station. He was involved in street gangs and was constantly highlighted in assault cases.
Messing up with a minor or sexually assaulting a minor is a worse kind of crime some can commit. Kelly was arrested in January 2003 on charges of sexual assault with a minor. In March 2004, these charges were dropped due to a lack of probable cause for the search warrants.
In 2007, Simpson was arrested for the murder of his wife and her friend. He was charged with armed robbery and kidnapping. In 2008 he was found guilty and was sentenced to 33 years of imprisonment. Right now he is serving his sentence at the Lovelock Correctional Center in Lovelock, Nevada.