Chef Chiarello busted in CA after drunk driving and drug possession charges

Well-known American TV personality and chef Michael Chiarello was recently arrested by California authorities in Napa County after police suspected him of driving a vehicle while under the influence. Chiarello also had illegal drugs in his possession, a November 4 article of CBS News reported.

According to reports, the 54-year-old chef was stopped by state highway authorities on Silverado Trail at 3:30 a.m. on November 2. Chiarello was reportedly driving a Porsche Boxster several miles from Yountville at the time. Reports later confirmed Chiarello was temporarily booked but was released. In a statement, Chiarello said he was embarrassed by the incident and he sent his apologies to all the people close to him. He is expected to contest the misdemeanor charges filed against him.

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