John Stamos Arrested for DUI, Hospitalized in Beverly Hills

John Stamos DUI
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John Stamos was arrested for driving under the influence late Friday night, Variety has confirmed with the Beverly Hills Police Dept.

Following numerous calls to the police department around 7:45 p.m., complaining about an erratic driver in the area of Canon Dr. and S. Santa Monica Blvd., the “Full House” alum was pulled over on Beverly Dr., and identified as Stamos, by his own statement and ID. Stamos was in the vehicle by himself.

Due to a possible medical condition, he was transported to a nearby hospital where subsequent investigation confirmed he was under the influence, police say. There, he was placed under arrest for DUI, issued a citation and released to the care of the hospital.

He is scheduled to appear in court to answer to the charge on Sept. 11, weeks before his new family sitcom “Grandfathered” will premiere on Fox (though no specific date has been set for the fall debut).

Stamos took to Twitter Saturday morning to address the incident, assuring everyone that he was home recovering and expressing his gratitude to the Beverly Hills Police Department and Cedars-Sinai Medical Center.

Stamos will appear in Netflix’s upcoming “Fuller House” sequel in 2016. He is also set to present the 2015 Emmy nominations, alongside “Orange is the New Black’s” Uzo Aduba, in L.A. on July 16.

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  1. Helise says:

    What happened to John Stamos on his 9/11/15 court date?

  2. jessewojdylo says:

    It looks like he won’t go to court until September. I wonder how much he will pay for his legal team.

  3. Ima right says:

    another has been pretty boy with no talent just can’t be happy he’s rich good looking and was ever
    lucky enough to be put on TV or in a movie! he should’ve been arrested for playing with the really
    no talented annoying Beach Boys and putting them on that really annoying show he had on once.

  4. Alex says:

    7:45 p.m. isn’t “late”, I forgive him.

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