Sunday, May 13, 2012

Lee in Riot

busted Tommy Lee mugshot

Subject: Tommy Lee

Charges: In October 1999, Tommy Lee was arrested in North Carolina after instigating a riot during the 1997 concert at Greensboro Coliseum. Allegedly Motley Crue bassist Nikki Sixx made racial comments directed toward a black guard and suggested to the crowd to attack him. Sixx and Lee were to said to have poured beer over the guard's head.

Date: Mugshot taken in October 1999

Verdict: Lee avoided arrest in 1997, but returned in 1999 with his attorney and was served with charges of felony riot with ethnic animosity and simple assault, a misdemeanor. He pleaded no contest to simple assault and was sentenced to 18 months probation.

Saturday, March 31, 2012

Russell in a Hassle

busted Russell Brand mugshot

Subject: Russell Brand

Charges: In March 2012, Russell Brand was arrested by the New Orleans Police Department and charged with criminal damage after a paparazzi alleged that the British comedian tossed his iPhone through a window.

Date: Mugshot taken on March 15, 2012

Verdict: The busted actor was booked into the Orleans Parish Sheriff’s jail and was released on $5000 bond.

Sunday, February 19, 2012

Escapade to Mars

busted Bruno Mars mugshot

Subject: Bruno Mars

Charges: In September 2010, Bruno Mars (real name: Peter Hernandez) was arrested by Las Vegas police and charged with narcotics possession.

Date: Mugshot taken on September 19, 2010

Verdict: The Grammy winning performer pleaded guilty in February 2011 to a felony cocaine possession charge and was placed on probation for one year.

Monday, January 30, 2012

Trouble With Floyd

busted Floyd Mayweather Jr. mugshot

Floyd Mayweather Jr.

Charges: Boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr. was arrested by Las Vegas police in September 2010 and charged with grand larceny. The 33-year-old then Mayweather, also known as “Money,” was accused by his ex-girlfriend (and the mother of three of his children) of stealing her iPhone.

Date: Mugshot taken on September 10, 2010

Verdict: The undefeated fighter was booked into the Clark County jail and held on $3000 bail.