Comedian arrested in California for DUI suspicion

On Monday, February 10 Chris Kattan, a former member of the Saturday Night Live cast, was arrested in Encino for suspicion of driving under the influence.

Kattan was driving in the westbound lanes of 101 Freeway at Balboa Boulevard when he crashed into the back of a stopped maintenance truck. The accident happened around 1 a.m.

Responding police conducted a field sobriety test on Kattan,  which he failed. He was transported and booked in Van Nuys jail for driving under the influence. He admitted to taking prescription medication previously in the night.

Kattan is expected to appear in court on March 3 to answer the misdemeanor DUI charge.

Facing criminal charges can be stressful. In addition to straining personal relationships, serious DUI charges could threaten professional aspirations. The attorneys at Alexander & Associates defend Lewisville people facing criminal charges. Call (972) 420-6560 to speak with a member of our legal team today.