David Cassidy Arrested and Charged with DUI

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Partridge Family star David Cassidy has been arrested and charged with driving under the influence in Florida.

Cassidy was pulled over on Wednesday when a Florida Highway Patrol car noticed his car driving erratically around 6pm local time.

According to reports, officers smelled alcohol on Cassidy’s breath, then administered a field sobriety test and two breath tests, all of which he failed.

Cassidy is said to have told officers that he had a glass of wine at lunch and a pain pill later that afternoon, however officers found a half-empty bottle of bourbon on the rear seat of the vehicle.

Police said in a statement that breath tests at the St. Lucie County jail showed Cassidy’s blood-alcohol content at 0.139 and 0.141.

Cassidy was subsequently charged with “driving under the influence, failure to maintain a single lane and having an open container,” He was released Thursday morning after posting $350 in bail.