Jason Kidd Was Arrested For DWI In The Hamptons This Weekend

Jason Kidd


Jason Kidd tweeted this photo with George Lucas and his wife Porschla the night of his DWI arrest.

Just days after signing a three-year, $9.5 million contract with the Knicks, Jason Kidd was arrested and charged with driving while intoxicated over the weekend.Kidd allegedly lost control of his Cadillac Escalade early Sunday and struck a telephone pole in Southampton, New York, according to ESPN.

Kidd was charged with a misdemeanour DWI, and released Sunday.

He was leaving a charity function to benefit a foundation of singer Ne-Yo, and crashed not far from his home.

In a statement from Ed Burke, Jr., Kidd’s attorney, Jason is pleading not guilty to the DWI.

“Jason was involved in a single vehicle accident on his way back home from a charity function last night. He suffered minor injuries and was treated and released from a local hospital. Jason has pleaded not guilty to a DWI charge and awaits further court proceedings.”

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