David Cassidy was arrested on a DUI charge earlier this week when the former teen heartthrob was found by a police cruiser in upstate New York on Wednesday (21 August) morning. He was spotted driving through Albany with his headlights unnecessarily on at full beam, when he was pulled over by a passing cop who noticed a distinct whiff of alcohol emanating from the car and Mr Cassidy's mouth. He was arrested shortly after failing a field sobriety test.
Cassidy hasn't been so lucky recently
Cassidy, who is perhaps still best know for his portrayal of Keith Partridge in the 1970's musical/sitcom The Partridge Family, was pulled by the cop after he passed a police check-point with his high beams on and was pulled over almost immediately after. The officer - who coincidentally is called Tom Jones, not that that has anything to do with the story - stated in his police report that he administered a breathalyser test for Cassidy, which he failed, and then asked him to perform a field sobriety test, which he also failed with flying colours.
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