Justin Bieber Arrested in Miami for DUI and Drag Racing
Posted on January 23, 2014Justin Bieber's troubles continue to mount. Police have been investigating him for an egging attack that did $20,000 of damage to his neighbor's house. Now he has been arrested in Miami for DUI and drag racing. The arrest has been confirmed by the Miami Beach Police in a tweet. A mug shot has not yet been released.
The Miami Herald reports that Justin Bieber's entourage used their vehicles to block traffic in a residential area and create a drag strip for Bieber. After he was stopped by police, Bieber initially refused to exit his vehicle, a Lamborghini. Bieber reportedly "barraged officers with a string of F-bombs" and babbled incoherently."
The Miami Herald says Miami Beach Police Chief Raymond Martinez told them test confirmed Bieber was under the influence of drugs. Miami Herald reporter David Ovalle tweeted that a law enforcement source told him Bieber "failed miserably" on his roadside sobriety test. Singer Khalil Sharief was also arrested at the scene and was also charged with DUI.