Get Your Fresh Intelligence Daily



Feb. 19 2009, Published 12:17 p.m. ET

Link to FacebookShare to TwitterShare to Email

Actor Scott Siegel, who plays a steroid dealer in the Mickey Rourke film "The Wrestler,'' has been arrested by federal drug task force agents after a car chase in the suburbs of New York city.

Drug Enforcement Administration spokeswoman Erin Mulvey told the press that the 34 year-old local resident was taken into custody in Eastchester and said further details would be released today.

What we do know is that he was grabbed after a brief pursuit through Westchester County just before 6 p.m. Wednesday. After his car slammed into a police cruiser, Siegel is said to have fled on foot and was apprehended.

Article continues below advertisement

© Copyright 2021 Radar Media Group LLC. Radar and RadarOnline are registered trademarks. All Rights Reserved. People may receive compensation for some links to products and services on this website. Offers may be subject to change without notice.