Transcript for Reese Witherspoon, Husband Arrested
latest on reese wither spoon. The oscar winner handcuffed, arrested, after her husband was pulled over on suspicion of drunk driving. Reporter: Laura jean reese wither spoon might be the last star expected to be seen in a mug shot. The actress, better known as reese witherspoon, was arrested for disorderly conduct. She was filming a movie in georgia. Traveled with her husband, james toth. Just after mid might, her car wasn't staying in its lane. According to the police report, he had a strong odor of alcoholic beverage coming from his breath, said he had a drink, and began performing a field sobriety test. Witherspoon tried to exit the car efrl times. The officer warned her to stay in the vehicle. At one point, she allegedly hung from the car window. She told the officer she didn't believe he was a real office as toth was being sted, witherspoon allegedly exited the car again. Wile being placed under arrest, said, do you know my anytime? You're about the find out who m a. Adding, you're gong be on national news. Hearing what she said may distress some of her fans. I think they'll love and support her as she does forward. Reporter: Overnight, the megastar says out of respect for the ongoing legal situation i cannot comment on everything being reported right now. I do want to say, I clearly had one drink too many. I'm deeply embarrassed about the things I said. It was a scary situation. I was frightened for my husband. That is no excuse. I was disrespectful to the officer just doing his job. The words I used that night do not reflect who I am. I have nothing but respect for the police. There is no legal basis for the arrest. I think it will be dismissed. Reporter: Her friday run-in with the law didn't stop her from hitting the red carpet on sunday for the new york premier of her new movie, "mud." You have to appreciate that she came out quickly and apologized and made no excuses. None at all. And lara will talk to her
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