Comedian Andy Dick is said to have been arrested recently for allegedly stealing power tools from a California garage.
According to police records obtained by Page six, the 56-year-old man was arrested on October 13 and charged with first-degree burglary in a residential area, to which he pleaded not guilty. He is currently in jail believed to be waiting for someone to bail him out. The bail is set at US$50,000 ($79,000).
In a report filed by the Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Office, police received a call reporting an ongoing burglary. When they arrived, the homeowner told officers that the controversial star had been on their property without permission.
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TMZ reported that Andy had removed some power tools from a house under construction, and police caught him trying to flee the property.
The magazine also points out that Dick appeared to post a video from inside an abandoned house just last week, likely the very one he was vandalized inside.
Andy’s attorney, Brian Mathis, told TMZ that a public defender is representing the comedian and they are “confident that additional circumstances will come to light in favor of Mr. advance”.
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This isn’t the first time a comedian has disgruntled the police. Last year, he was said to have been arrested for allegedly assaulting someone “with a metal chair”, and in May of this year, he was charged with using an aphrodisiac battery.
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Police at the time said Dick was arrested May 11 on suspicion of sexual battery use after a man said he witnessed an alleged sexual assault at a Camping in Orange County. However, this case has been dropped.
Sergeant Scott Steinle of the Orange County Sheriff said: “The case cannot be continued because the victim is being uncooperative. NBC News at that time.
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