Comedian Jeff Dye has been arrested and charged with driving under the influence.
The Burbank Police Department detained the 40-year-old man at 9:56 a.m. Sunday (Oct. 8). He was released from the Burbank jail without bond at 1:04 p.m.
Sergeant. Stephen Turner of the Burbank Police Department stated that after authorities responded to a traffic collision around 9:30 a.m., “witnesses reported that the driver of a white Tesla collided with a tree and the driver fled.” walking. According to the witness’ description, the driver was located just a few blocks east of the scene and detained on hold. [an] investigation,” People reports.
Jeff’s attorney, Andrew B. Leventhal, said E.W. In a statement, “Although no one was injured, this is a traumatic event for Jeff. We ask that you reserve your judgment and respect his privacy while I address this matter. “He is presumed innocent.”
Jeff is best known for his appearance on the NBC comedy competition, Last comic standingin 2008. He has also participated in shows such as The masked singer, american ninja warrior, Lip Sync Battleand tonight’s show.
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