UPDATE: Actor Shia LaBeouf arrested in Savannah

SAVANNAH, Ga. (WSAV) — Actor Shia LaBeouf was arrested early Saturday morning in downtown Savannah.

Savannah-Chatham Metro Police arrested the 31-year-old at around 4:00 a.m. charged him with obstruction, disorderly conduct, and public drunkenness.

According to SCMPD, LaBeouf Around 4:00 a.m., Shia LaBeouf, 31, approached a bystander and an SCMPD officer near the intersection of Barnard Street and West St. Julian Street, asking for a cigarette.

LaBeouf became disorderly, using profanities and vulgar language when he wasn’t given a cigarette. After he was told to leave the area, he refused and became ‘aggressive’ with the officer.

When the officer attempted to place LaBeouf under arrest, he ran to a nearby hotel. LaBeouf was arrested in the hotel lobby, where his disorderly behavior continued.

According to the Chatham County Sheriff’s Department Public Information Officer Pete Nichols, LaBeouf was released later in the morning with a bond set at $3,500 for his charge on obstruction.

The Chatham County Sheriff’s Department booking information page says LaBeouf was released on recognizance, meaning he was allowed to leave but must return to court when summoned.

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