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Josh Brolin arrested on New Year’s Day

Posted at 5:57 PM, Jan 06, 2013
and last updated 2013-01-06 17:57:22-05

SANTA MONICA, Calif. (WTVR) – Actor Josh Brolin has been busted for being drunk in public, according to

The report says Brolin spent some of New Year’s Day in a jail cell after he was arrested for misdemeanor public intoxication.

Santa Monica police detective said Brolin was arrested just before midnight on Jan. 1 when officers found him “heavily intoxicated on a Santa Monica sidewalk.”

Actor John Brolin (Source: Wikimedia Commons)

Actor John Brolin (Source: Wikimedia Commons)

The actor spent about six hours in jail before he was released. Sources said the actor will likely not appear in court as he was not issued a citation.

Brolin’s new film, “Gangster Squad,” opens this week. 

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