Lindsay Lohan was arrested early Wednesday morning in New York, accused of leaving the scene of an accident, police said.
A spokesman for the New York Police Department told CNN the actress was arrested around 2:30 a.m. Wednesday and taken to New York’s 10th Precinct police station, where she was processed and released on her own recognizance. CNN has reached out to Lohan's rep for comment.
According to police, Lohan was entering the parking area of the Dream Hotel shortly after midnight in her 2010 Porsche Cayenne. Police said the hotel shares a driveway with a restaurant and that as Lohan was entering she allegedly hit a restaurant employee.
Police allege she continued into the driveway and parked her car, leaving the scene of the accident. Lohan was charged with leaving the scene. Police said drugs and alcohol are not suspected in the accident.
Lindsay Lohan's vehicular drama has been well-documented, so you could say she speaks from a position of authority on driving crimes and punishment.
On Sunday night, LiLo - who was sentenced to a day in jail in 2007 after pleading guilty to misdemeanor cocaine use and driving under the influence - tweeted a question that seemed to be in reference to Amanda Bynes, another former child star who's lately had her own string of road-related legal trouble.
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