Dustin Diamond, the 37-year-old actor best known for his role as Screech in 'Saved by the Bell', has been arrested for allegedly stabbing a man in a Wisconsin bar.
Dustin Diamond, the actor best known for playing Screech in Saved By The Bell, has been arrested after being involved in a bar brawl which allegedly left one man injured.
Dustin Diamond was arrested after a bar brawl.
The former child star, famous for his role in NBC's 'Saved By The Bell', was arrested early on Boxing Day morning after Wisconsin bar fight.
Former ‘Saved By The Bell’ star Dustin Diamond has been arrested in Wisconsin for allegedly stabbing a man with a switchblade, and has been charged with reckless endangerment of safety, carrying a concealed weapon and disorderly conduct.
In news first reported by TMZ (who also claim to have footage of the incident), Diamond, who played Samuel “Screech” Powers in the iconic NBC high school drama, was arrested by Ozaukee County officers early on Friday morning. The first two offences are felonies, the third a misdemeanour, according to police and court records that have subsequently emerged.
Dustin Diamond, pictured here in 'Celebrity Big Brother', was arrested in Wisconsin on Friday after the incident
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Heads up 'Saved by the Bell' fans! Your favourite high school characters are returning in digital cartoon form.
If you were a child of the 80s, NBC's TV sitcom series Saved By The Bell is sure to have a special place in your heart. With its upbeat plotlines that addressed darker moral issues such as drug use or divorce, SBTB entertained millions of teenagers during its airing from 1989 to 1993. After the show's cancellation the high school sitcom quickly became a cult favourite with many in their twenties or thirties reminiscing about the life lessons they learned as well as the hilarious hijinks of mischievous Zack Morris (Mark-Paul Gosselaar), nerdy Samuel "Screech" Powers (Dustin Diamond) and all-American cheerleader, Kelly Kapowski (Tiffani-Amber Thiessen).
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Now, NBCUniversal has teamed up with Lion Forge Comics to create digital graphic novels based on not only Saved by the Bell, but also other well-loved 80s/90s shows such as Punky Brewster, Knight Rider, Airwolf, and Miami Vice.
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