Shia LaBeouf Arrested in Texas for Public Intoxication

by Raphael Chestang 6:34 PM PDT, October 09, 2015
Playing Shia LaBeouf Arrested in Texas for Public Intoxication

Shia LaBeouf was arrested in Austin, Texas on Friday for public intoxication.

The Man Down star was on 6th Street outside of a bar when he was arrested police after a call came in at 7:33 p.m. CT, the Austin P.D. confirms to ET. He was taken into custody without force.

Photo: Austin Police Department

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According to TMZ, LaBeouf appeared to be either drunk or high when he jaywalked in front of police. The 29-year-old actor, who was reportedly in town for the Austin City Limits music festival, allegedly ignored police warnings and was subsequently put in handcuffs.

An eyewitness tweeted a photo of LaBeouf being handcuffed by a police officer.

LaBeouf has been booked at the Travis County Central Booking Facility.

On Thursday night, LaBeouf attended a private screening for Man Down on the Warner Bros. lot in Burbank, California, and ET was there.

The actor seemed to be in good spirits, and spoke highly of his role as U.S. Marine Gabriel Drummer, saying it was his favorite and best work he's ever done.