Nicolas Cage Won't Be Charged With Abuse, Public Drunkenness

Celebrity News May. 6, 2011 AT 1:06PM
Nicolas Cage Won't Be Charged With Abuse, Public Drunkenness Credit: OPSO/Splash News

Nicolas Cage is off the hook.

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The 47-year-old actor, who was booked on a domestic violence charge in the wake of a drunken argument with his wife Alice Kim in New Orleans on April 16, will not be charged with a crime, TMZ confirms.

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At the time, the National Treasure star was booked on charges of disturbing the peace and public drunkenness; Duane "Dog the Bounty Hunter" Chapman paid Cage's $11,000 bond.

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According to the New Orleans District Attorney's Office, investigators do not have sufficient evidence to move forward with the case. Cage has since resumed work on his current film, Medallion.

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