NEW DETAILS: Chris Klein's Blood Alcohol Level Nearly 3 Times Legal Limit When Busted

Jun. 16 2010, Published 12:33 p.m. ET

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American Pie star Chris Klein's blood alcohol level was nearly three times the legal limit when he was arrested on suspicion of drunk driving in Sherman Oaks, California early Wednesday, has learned.

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Klein, 31, was taken into custody at about 3:15 am PT Wednesday after he was seen drifting in between lanes on the 101 Freeway heading west near Woodman Avenue, police said.

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Klein was booked at the Los Angeles Police Department's Van Nuys Station, CHP Officer Patrick Kimball said, and subsequently released on his own recognizance.

According to the police report, Klein did not resist officers and they did not have to pull a weapon on him.

The legal limit in California is .08.

Best known for playing sensitive jock "Oz" in the American Pie series, the Illinois native has also had roles in films such as Election, We Were Soldiers, Just Friends and Street Fighter: The Legend of Chun-Li.

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The baby-faced actor is also known for having dated Katie Holmes for five years; the couple was even engaged in December of 2003 before eventually calling it off. Holmes, of course, would later become Mrs. Tom Cruise.



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