Young, Famous, and Misbehaving
When you’re young, there are very few things that are more attractive than an exciting lifestyle. Partying and speeding tickets come with the pursuit of living wild and free. If you’ve been through this mischievous phase of misbehaving, you aren’t alone. These celebrities have had their time as misbehaving youngsters as well. Is your favorite on the list?
The Bieb’s 2014 arrest was due to suspicion of DUI and drag racing. Later that year, he was charged with misdemeanor and vandalism, following reports of him allegedly egging his neighbor’s home. Misdemeanor lawyers must have had quite an experience, defending the then-20-year old.
Amanda Bynes was arrested for DUI in 2014, shortly after a rehab stint in 2013. The former child star spent years going in and out of rehab and psychiatric facilities due to her erratic behavior and drug habit. She got arrested for DUI yet again in September.
The star of long-running TV show 24 and former partner of actress Julia Roberts had several arrests because of driving under influence. Sutherland had his first arrest in 1989, then in 1993, 2004, and 2007. The last instance was a result of an illegal u-turn. He spent 48 days in jail because of it.
The Hills actress was arrested for shoplifting more than $1,000 worth of clothes in a shopping center in 2006 when she was 20 years old. She faced a second-degree theft charge as a result. During her stint in The Hills, Pratt got into more trouble and was arrested on DUI charges, for which she agreed to undergo a 30-day course on alcohol rehab.
Crawford was an up-and-coming leading man following the success of the hit young adult series Gossip Girl when he was arrested for possession of drugs. The actor completed 80 hours of community service and faced a yearlong probation.
Living the young and mischievous life can be exciting, but take a page from these famous celebs’ book and try not to misbehave. There are consequences to face, and you won’t end up living young and wild and free, after all.