Erin Brockovich DUI Arrest: See Her Mugshot

Celebrity News Jun. 10, 2013 AT 6:10PM
Erin Brockovich's mugshot was released following her June 7 DUI arrest while operating a boat. Erin Brockovich's mugshot was released following her June 7 DUI arrest while operating a boat. Credit: Nevada Department of Wildlife

UPDATE: Erin Brockovich's mugshot has been released. Following her June 7 arrest for DUI while operating her boat, the 52-year-old legal advocate's booking photo was revealed Monday, June 10.

In the image, Brockovich looks somber and sunburned while staring at the camera. Shortly after her arrest, she issued a public apology.

"At no time was the boat away from the dock and there was no public safety risk," Brockovich said in a statement on Sunday, June 9 via the Associated Press. "That being said, I take drunk driving very seriously, this was clearly a big mistake, I know better and I am very sorry."

She added, "After a day in the sun and with nothing to eat it appears that a couple of drinks had a greater impact than I had realized."

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The environmental activist, whom Julia Roberts portrayed in the 2000 film Erin Brockovich, was arrested after a Nevada Department of Wildlife game warden saw her "struggling to dock her boat" at Lake Mead near Las Vegas.

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"She was not sure how to maneuver the boat into the dock," Nevada Department of Wildlife spokesman Edwin Lyngar told the Associated Press. "It's a simple thing if you can think clearly. But if you add alcohol and unfamiliarity of the area, it can all cause serious problems."

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Brockovich posted $1,000 bail and was released from the Clark County Detention Center.

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