Nicely, that is simply terrible.
Jason London, as soon as generally known as one of many hottest younger actors in Hollywood, has been arrested in Mississippi after apparently getting right into a drunken automotive accident that left his automobile in flames.
In keeping with studies, the actor — greatest identified for his main position as quarterback Randall “Pink” Floyd within the 1993 traditional Dazed and Confused — was discovered by police in Ocean Springs late Tuesday night time nonetheless behind the wheel of a 2010 Nissan Maxima that was wedged right into a ditch and LITERALLY ON FIRE.
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The police report, first obtained by TMZ, says the actor and his passenger have been each unhurt, with the unnamed second occupant standing on the facet of the highway, having deserted the flaming wreck. Jason, per police, might have been too intoxicated to free himself. Police say he reeked of alcohol, slurred his speech, and couldn’t hold his stability after being pulled from the automotive.
Not solely is it a surprise he didn’t get charged with a full DUI contemplating all this, it sounds prefer it’s a small miracle he’s even alive!
Police consider he was swerving all around the highway and crashed the automotive a number of instances earlier than it lastly got here to relaxation on the backside of the ditch. London reportedly claimed one other automotive had sideswiped him and run his automobile off the highway. Cops, nonetheless, pieced collectively a unique model of occasions: they are saying he knocked over an indication and acquired again on the highway earlier than placing a concrete construction and ultimately dropping management utterly.
He was charged with public intoxication and leaving the scene of an accident — presumably the primary one since he was discovered nonetheless on the scene of the ultimate crash. Why not driving below the affect? Police instructed TMZ the officer used his discretion and selected the opposite applicable expenses solely. Appears awfully merciful. We’d surprise if his fame performed an element, however to be trustworthy he’s mainly unrecognizable in that mugshot (above, inset).
This isn’t the primary time Jason has had run-ins with the police. Again in 2013, he landed a spot within the mugshot corridor of fame after a wild assault arrest during which he reportedly — get this — purposely pooped himself within the backseat of a cop automotive whereas yelling homophobic slurs on the law enforcement officials.
His twin brother Jeremy London, star of Mallrats, additionally discovered himself on the incorrect facet of the legislation just lately. He was arrested in 2018 on expenses of home violence.
[Image via Gramercy Pictures/YouTube/Jackson County Sheriffs Office/MEGA/WENN.]