Cops launch Justin Timberlake’s mugshot after DWI arrest | EUROtoday

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Police have launched a mugshot of pop famous person Justin Timberlake taken after his arrest for driving whereas intoxicated within the Hamptons early Tuesday morning.

The 10-time Grammy winner, 43, was arrested Tuesday at 12:17 a.m. within the rich Hamptons enclave of Sag Harbor, Long Island, often known as a well-liked vacation spot for celebrities in the summertime months. The pop star claimed to have consumed simply “one martini,” based on a criticism obtained by the New York Post.

The cop who arrested Timberlake was so younger that he didn’t acknowledge the famous person, based on a report.

Timberlake, who rose to fame as a Disney Mouseketeer earlier than changing into one of many greatest pop stars of the Nineteen Nineties and 2000s, appeared in a Long Island courtroom on Tuesday and was launched with out bail. He is due again in courtroom on July 26. Photos confirmed Timberlake in handcuffs at an area police station. His mugshot confirmed a red-eyed Timberlake in entrance of the digital camera moments after his arrest.

Justin Timberlake was arrested on a DWI charge in the Hamptons. He is seen in his mugshot after his arrest.
Justin Timberlake was arrested on a DWI cost within the Hamptons. He is seen in his mugshot after his arrest. (Sag Harbor coverage)

Police instructed the outlet Timberlake was on the American Hotel partying and blew by a cease register his 2025 BMW when he left. Cops began to comply with him, and pulled him over after he began swerving. The singer instructed police that he was following his associates dwelling.

Timberlake “performed poorly on all standardized field sobriety tests” and repeatedly refused to take a breathalyzer, the criticism says.

Officers noticed Timberlake with glassy eyes and smelled alcohol on his breath. “He was unable to divide attention, he had slowed speech, he was unsteady afoot,” the criticism mentioned.

Timberlake’s associates had been close to the arrest and pleaded with cops to let him free, however officers refused, based on TMZ.

The New York Post reported that the unnamed arresting officer “was so young that he didn’t even know” who Timberlake was.

His arrest comes amid the “SexyBack” singer’s The Forget Tomorrow World Tour, with two concert events scheduled to happen on the United Center in Chicago on June 21 and 22. Timberlake is then attributable to return to New York for 2 reveals at Madison Square Garden. He made headlines earlier this week after stopping a present to assist a fan in want of medical help.

Timberlake was on a tour with two stops scheduled for Chicago and New York in the coming days. He was arraigned after his arrest and is due back in court on July 26.
Timberlake was on a tour with two stops scheduled for Chicago and New York within the coming days. He was arraigned after his arrest and is due again in courtroom on July 26. (Getty Images for iHeartworkMedia)

“House lights up, thank you! Sorry everybody one second… we need some assistance right here about five rows back,” he mentioned in video footage of the incident.

“OK, we’re OK,” he went on to say, when the fan seemingly signaled again to him.

Timberlake lately launched his new album Everything I Thought I Washis first file in six years. It was critically panned, with a two-star evaluation in The Independent calling it “about as sexy as a soiled mattress.”

Timberlake’s former standing as a world pop icon has waned lately, most notably after the discharge of Britney Spears’s memoir, The Woman in Me, which divulged a variety of particulars about their relationship and subsequent break up.

The couple first met as youngster stars on the Disney Channel, earlier than Spears shot to fame with hits similar to “Hit Me Baby (One More Time)” and “Oops!… I Did It Again.”

Timberlake, in the meantime, joined the favored boyband NYSNC and later launched into a profitable solo profession. He can be an actor, successful popularity of performances in blockbuster movies similar to The Social Network and rom-com Friends With Benefits.

Timberlake rose to fame in the 90s first on the Mickey Mouse Club and then with NSYNC. He and Britney Spears dated while at the height of their fame.
Timberlake rose to fame within the 90s first on the Mickey Mouse Club after which with NSYNC. He and Britney Spears dated whereas on the top of their fame. (Getty Images)

In February, Timberlake raised eyebrows when he declared throughout a dwell efficiency that he needed to apologize to “absolutely f***ing nobody” simply days after Spears expressed remorse for a number of the revelations made in Spears’s ebook.

After the discharge of Timberlake’s single “Selfish” in March, followers of Spears started streaming her 2011 music with the identical title in response, leading to it topping Timberlake’s gross sales throughout its first full week.

Timberlake has been married to Hollywood actor Jessica Biel, with whom he shares two kids, since 2012.

The Independent has contacted a consultant for Timberlake, a spokesperson for the police division and Sag Harbor Justice Court for remark.

https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/crime/justin-timberlake-mug-shot-arrest-dwi-b2564902.html