Fox Anchor Gregg Jarrett Arrested in Minneapolis Airport Bar
Fox News weekend host Gregg Jarrett was arrested and jailed Wednesday afternoon after an incident at a Minneapolis-St. Paul Airport bar.
Airport police responded just after noon on Wednesday to reports of an intoxicated man at the Northern Lights Grill in the central terminal. Authorities say Jarrett refused to follow orders and was arrested. Jarrett was released at 1:30 Thursday morning to $300 bond, and is expected in court on June 6.
Just last week, Fox News had announced Jarrett was taking time off for personal reasons, causing a shuffle in the network’s weekend lineup.
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UPDATE: 10:20 a.m.: A Fox News spokesperson provided us with the statement below:
“We were made aware late last night that Gregg Jarrett was arrested in Minneapolis yesterday and charged with a misdemeanor. He is dealing with serious personal issues at this time. A date at which Gregg might return to air has yet to be determined.”
[h/t Star Tribune]
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