Justin Timberlake arrest

‘This is going to ruin the tour’: The latest cringe details of Justin Timberlake’s arrest

The police officer apparently had no clue who he was


In the early hours of Tuesday morning, pop star Justin Timberlake was arrested in the state of New York for driving whilst intoxicated. Since the news broke, more details have come out of the incident including his mugshot, pictures of Timberlake in handcuffs and more information about what actually went down at the roadside. Here’s a rundown of everything we know about the arrest whilst Justin Timberlake waits for his court appearance next month.

He was arrested in Sag Harbor area of the Hamptons

The initial arrest was made in the early hours of Tuesday morning and Justin Timberlake had reportedly been dining and drinking with pals at a hotel. The chief of Sag Harbor police said he couldn’t drive staying in the correct lane and ran a stop sign. His eyes were reportedly bloodshot and gassy.

The officer had no clue who he was

According to Page Six, the young Sag Harbor officer who pulled Justin Timberlake over at the scene of the arrest didn’t recognise him and didn’t even know who he was when he saw his name. When he got arrested, Timberlake reportedly muttered under his breath “This is going to ruin the tour.”

He has several dates of his tour across the US this week and throughout the next months.

He’s got a tour date when he’s due in court

Justin Timberlake is due to appear in court on July 26th following the arrest charges – but actually is also scheduled to be playing a concert in Krakow that day. Hard luck Poland fans.

Court documents say he stank of booze

According to the Sag Harbor court documents, “a strong odour of an alcoholic beverage… emanating from his breath, he was unable to divide attention, he had slowed speech, he was unsteady afoot and he performed poorly on all standardised field sobriety tests.”

Timberlake alleges he had one martini.

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Timberlake mugshot supplied by Sag Harbour Police Department.