Pretty Little Liars Star Ryan Merriman Charged With DUI

Celebrity News Nov. 7, 2011 AT 2:48PM
Pretty Little Liars Star Ryan Merriman Charged With DUI Credit: Frazer Harrison/Getty

Actor Ryan Merriman -- known for his roles on ABC Family's Pretty Little Liars and Disney Channel's Smart House -- was arrested for allegedly driving under the influence on Sunday, E! News reports.

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The 28-year-old was pulled over for a routine traffic violation when "officers observed symptoms that he had been drinking and driving," according to Kathy Lowe, spokeswoman for the Newport Beach Police Department.

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"They performed a field sobriety test which he then failed," Lowe said.

Merriman was booked at a nearby police station on DUI charges. His bail was set at $2,500, though it's unclear if it has been posted.

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Merriman's other film credits include Final Destination 3, The Ring Two, Halloween: Resurrection and The Luck of the Irish.

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