TEMECULA (AP) — Authorities say comedian Andy Dick has been arrested in Southern California for being drunk and disorderly in public.

(credit: Riverside County Sheriff)

The Riverside County Sheriff’s Department website says the 45-year-old comic actor was arrested Monday night at a Temecula restaurant and booked for investigation of disorderly conduct involving drugs with alcohol.

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He was released after posting $500 bail.

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Messages left for his attorney weren’t immediately returned Tuesday.

Dick has a history of arrests. In 2008, he pleaded guilty and received probation after being found drunk outside a Riverside County restaurant. Last year, he was charged with sexually abuse over allegations that he groped a bouncer at a West Virginia bar.

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