Poison guitarist CC DeVILLE has been sentenced to 80 days behind bars after pleading no contest to driving under the influence (DUI) of alcohol.

The EVERY ROSE HAS IT'S THORN hitmaker, real name BRUCE JOHANNESSON, was also sentenced to five years probation, fined $1,000 (GBP550) and ordered to surrender his driving license for 12 months in a Los Angeles court on Monday (24OCT05).

DeVille, 43, crashed into a parked car in August (24AUG05) as he backed out of his girlfriend's driveway. His vehicle's air bags were deployed and his girlfriend was injured.