Britney Spears‘ ex-husband Jason Alexander was reportedly arrested in Nashville, Tennessee.
In response to Us Weekly, the 39-year-old was arrested on January 26 and charged with driving below the affect, illegal use of drug paraphernalia and possession or informal alternate of a managed substance.
The outlet additionally reported that Alexander refused to adjust to police and refused to submit a check to find out his blood alcohol content material. Bond was set at $2500 (approx. $3300) and he was launched on the identical day.
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Alexander is a childhood pal of Spears with the duo rising up in Kentwood, Louisiana. They misplaced contact when Spears moved to LA to pursue a music profession however reconnected one fateful night time in 2004 once they eloped in Las Vegas — the bride wore ripped denims and a baseball cap, FYI.
“It was simply loopy, man,” Alexander informed Access Hollywood on the time. “And we have been simply one another and stated, ‘Let’s do one thing wild, loopy. Let’s go get married, only for the hell of it.”‘
Nevertheless, the wedding was annulled after simply 55 hours with Spears’ authorized group arguing she “lacked understanding of her actions, to the extent that she was incapable of agreeing to the wedding”.
Spears went on to marry her backup dancer Kevin Federline in 2005. They’d two youngsters collectively, Sean Preston, now 15, and Jayden James, now 14, earlier than divorcing in 2007.
Though neither Spears nor Alexander have been seen in public collectively since their whirlwind marriage ceremony, he has proven his assist for the pop star from afar. Throughout a #FreeBritney demonstration in LA final August, Alexander was entrance and centre protesting for the troubled singer to be freed if her conservatorship.
Alexander additionally seems to have attended the US Capitol riots on January 6, which turned violent and killed 5 individuals. Alexander posted a since-deleted selfie through his Fb on the pro-Donald Trump gathering, sporting a crimson Trump 45 beanie in assist of the then-US President. It’s unclear if Alexander was current when the protest escalated right into a riot and the gang stormed the Capitol constructing in Washington D.C.