Comic Andy Dick arrested for public intoxication

Actor and comic Andy Dick was arrested early Friday in Lake Elsinore for public intoxication and failing to register as a intercourse offender, based on the Riverside County Sheriff’s Division.

Round 12:30 a.m., sheriff’s deputies had been dispatched to O’Haras Rock & Roll Tavern within the 15700 block of Grand Avenue for a report of an intoxicated particular person who could have been below the affect of medication. Deputies encountered and arrested Dick, 57, with out incident.

Throughout a routine information test, authorities decided Dick, who lives in Hemet, was a intercourse offender whose registration had lapsed. He was charged with public intoxication and failing to register as a intercourse offender.

In November 2022, Dick was sentenced to 90 days in Los Angeles County jail after a jury discovered him responsible of groping an Uber driver’s genitals in West Hollywood in 2018, officers mentioned.

Upon his launch from jail, Dick was required to register as a intercourse offender. As part of his probation, he was additionally ordered to finish 52 classes of Alcoholics Nameless and sexual compulsion nameless classes.

Dick, a stand-up comedian and actor in ‘90s sitcom “NewsRadio,” has a decades-long historical past of arrests, lots of them involving public drunkenness and assault allegations.

In Could 2022, Dick was arrested on suspicion of felony sexual battery after a person reported a doable assault at O’Neill Regional Park in Orange County. Prosecutors later dropped costs after the alleged sufferer refused to cooperate, based on the Orange County Register.

In 2008, police responded to a report of an inebriated particular person at Buffalo Wild Wings in Murrieta, about 80 miles east of Los Angeles. They arrested Dick, closely intoxicated, who had marijuana and Xanax, and who had allegedly had fondled the breast of a 17-year-old woman and pulled her high down within the parking zone of the restaurant.

He averted felony costs and later pleaded responsible to misdemeanor drug and battery costs.

For the Lake Elsinore arrest, Dick was launched on a $5,000 bail. He’s scheduled to seem in Murrieta Southwest Justice Middle on Could 5.