Jason Patric arrested

ACTOR Jason Patric has been arrested after challenging police to test him for drunkenness in Austin, Texas.

Lost Boys star Patric, 37, was with a group of people standing in a street about 3am when they were asked by officers to move, police said. Patric took an aggressive stance, police said. When they tried to arrest him, Patric resisted and shoved an officer, according to police.

Patric insisted he was not drunk and that officers should test him. He was booked on misdemeanour charges of public intoxication and resisting arrest. He was taken to the Travis County Jail and released five hours later.

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