‘Jackass’ Star Bam Margera Arrested At Hotel Bar, Days After Ditching Rehab

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Aug. 14 2019, Updated 3:31 p.m. ET

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Jackass’ Bam Margera has been arrested, days after ditching rehab. can confirm the wild reality star and skateboarder was confronted by a staffer at the Luxe Hotel in Sunset Boulevard, Los Angeles, after he was caught displaying bizarre behavior at the bar.

Police were called to the hotel this Wednesday, August 14, in the early morning after receiving a call regarding a citizens’ arrest, an LAPD spokesperson told Radar.

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“Police arrived to the hotel and Mr. Margera refused to leave the premises or cooperate with officers. Mr. Margera was arrested for trespassing and taken into the station at 2:30 a.m., he is currently being held on $1,000 bail,” the spokesperson added.

Reporters obtained a shocking video of Margera, 39, sitting sloppily in the hotel lobby, surrounded by police.

In the clip, an officer is heard telling him, "This is not a f**king reality TV show. I know you're fresh out of rehab, so let's get your s**t together."

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The tragic incident comes days after Dr. Phil answered Margera’s plea for help.

After Margera’s mother and wife Nikki confronted him about his substance abuse, Dr. Phil told him to enter rehab. While the reality star did begin treatment, he left just days later.

Margera is still behind bars.



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