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Actress Estella Warren arrested for alleged drunk driving, crashing her car and fighting with police

May 24, 2011 | 12:28 pm

Estella Warren Actress Estella Warren was being held Tuesday on suspicion of felony drunk driving for allegedly crashing her Toyota Prius into a parked car, then striking an officer before trying to run out of a police station, sources said.

Warren, who appeared in “Planet of the Apes” and “Kangaroo Jack,” was arrested in the 600 block of Harper Avenue in West Los Angeles about 11 p.m. Monday, said Los Angeles police spokesman Richard French.

After being detained by officers, Warren allegedly became involved in a struggle and struck one officer.

Sources say Warren showed signs she was very intoxicated and while at the station tried to run out and evade officers.

Warren, a former Victoria's Secret model, was being held in lieu of $100,000 bail.


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Photo: Estella Warren. Credit: Frederick M. Brown / Getty Images