Catching Fire's Jeffrey Wright Arrested For Drunk Driving In New York City (Reports)

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Jeffrey Wright was arrested for drunk driving in New York City on Saturday, according to multiple reports.

The "Catching Fire" actor, 47, was reportedly pulled over on a lower East Side street in the early morning hours after police spotted him driving erratically, law enforcement sources reportedly told the New York Daily News.

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According to TMZ, officers pulled the actor over in a Toyota Tacoma and conducted a field sobriety test after allegedly detecting the odor of alcohol coming from his vehicle.

Wright was arrested and booked for DWI, TMZ reported.

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