Thursday, August 22, 2013
David Cassidy Arrested for DUI
David Cassidy was just arrested by Tom Jones ... for drunk driving.
Law enforcement sources says, Cassidy was in upstate New York early this AM -- outside Albany -- when he was pulled over by OFFICER Jones for driving with his high beams when he wasn't supposed to.
We're told Jones smelled alcohol on Cassidy's breath and administered a field sobriety test, during which Cassidy performed poorly. The singer/actor blew a .1 and was cuffed and taken to jail.
He now faces felony drunk driving because he had a prior DUI in Florida.
Cassidy has been released on $2,500 bail.
His stepmom, Shirley Jones, has said recently David is a troubled man who has demons he's been struggling to conquer.
12:50 PM PT -- According to the police report, Cassidy left his high beams on as he approached the checkpoint (always a tip-off to cops) -- and in addition to the breathalyzer ... he also "failed all" the field sobriety tests Officer Jones put him through.