Locklear Indicted on DUI Charge

By Neal Colgrass,  Newser Staff
Posted Nov 17, 2008 5:17 PM CST
Locklear Indicted on DUI Charge
Actress Heather Locklear reacts to photographers at the world premiere of the film "Hannah Montana & Miley Cyrus: Best of Both Worlds Concert" in Los Angeles, Thursday, Jan. 17, 2008.   (AP Photo)

Prosecutors today charged Heather Locklear with driving under the influence of drugs, People reports. Filed by the district attorney in Santa Barbara, Calif., 2 months after Locklear's DUI arrest, the misdemeanor charge blames her intoxication on "prescription medications." A conviction could force the actress, 47, to pay a fine or serve up to 6 months in jail.
(Read more Heather Locklear stories.)

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